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Can you name the pairs of words which appear to rhyme, but do not?

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Definition 1Word pairDefinition 2
Positively charged atom or group of atomsFixed allowance of food, etc.
Female childGelotologists study it
(Greek mythology) Odysseus' wifeFlat paper container for a letter, etc.
Garland of flowersLoss of life
Stanza or poem of four linesDecorative structure featuring water jets
Baked dish made from layers of pasta and cheeseSparkling wine from France
One of the horny epidermal growths forming a bird's plumageShort rest from work, etc.
Long narrow open receptacle storing food and water for animalsDivision of e.g. London or New York City
Spicy edible root of Zingiber officinale(UK slang) Ugly person
Bunch of flowersLavish feast
WharfTo remove the ovaries of (an animal)
Male gooseTo travel or move around aimlessly; to ramble
Marshy or swampy groundLow in pitch
Small dam used to control river flowSomeone who inherits property, a title, etc. upon the death of the owner
Pride, arroganceRemnants of something destroyed
Definition 1Word pairDefinition 2
Tough, hardyPlaying with acoustic instruments
Organic compound formed from amino acidsEarthenware beer mug
Floor of a fireplaceLack, scarcity
An illness or disease, especially a chronic oneForm of address for an English noblewoman
Unknown personWrath, ire
An injury; to injureTied up; to leap; sure, certain
To produce spittle; to droolNot public; confidential
Deep hollow or valleySelf-assurance, equanimity
To attack the reputation of, slanderFlowering plant cultivated for its seeds and oil
Thin Mexican maize flatbread, often filled and folded overSmall fleet of naval vessels
Citrus fruitEvil spirit; (Australian slang) a policeman
Smart, intelligentAbnormal rise in body temperature (medical term: pyrexia)
Unit of land measurement equal to 10,000 square metresSouth American arrow poison extracted from e.g. Strychnos toxifera
Provide with a homeMammal of the genus Mus
Newly enlisted soldierChannel for conveying fluids

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