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quantitative
capable of being measured or expressed as an ammount
zenith
the highest point of any course or path
astute
shoing a clever or shrewd mind
recur
to return in thought or speech, to happen or occur again, to occur at intervals.
conductive
helpful, tending to promote as a result, contributory.
erratic
irregular, not steady, uncertain.
mosque
muslim house of worship
pastoral
relating to a simple country way of life.
requisite
a necessity, a rquirement
aptitude
a natural ability, the ability to learn.
insolance
quality or instnace of being disrespactful.
prone
having a tendancy, inclined, lying flat.
diversion
a turning aside, as of traffic or attention, a game or pastime, a recreation.
annihilated
to destroy completely, to vanquish.
purge
to remove undesiable elements from, to rid, to remove by cleansing.
moderation
state of being restrained, avoidance of excesses, presiding over, as a meeting, mediation.
concession
te act of granting or yeilding.
flagrant
obviousl bad, notorious, outrageous.
decimated
to destroy or kill a large part of.
evaded
to escape or avoid something.
protocol
the code prescribing formal ettequitte and precedure for official ceremonies and dealings.
disent
to object or oppose, not to approve, protest.
pacifists
a person opposed to force as a way of settling disputes, one who refuses to bear arms in a war.
ultimatums
a final demand or preposition.
clemency
a lenient or merciful act , mildness.
mannerism
a distinctive personal trait, an idiosyncrasy.
submission
the act of holding back an inner belief, feeling, or force that checks one's thoughts, actions , or feelings.
meticulous
extrememly careful, overly precise or fussy about details.
inhibitions
obediance, humbleness.
mandatory
required, obligatory.
rift
to break open.
amnesty
in general pardon, especially for political prisoners.
timorous
easily frihtened, fearful, timid, cowardly.
censure
to criticize or blame, a condemning judgement, a reprimend.
admirably
ina worthy manner, commendably, excellently.
affidavit
a written statement, made underoath.
bias
a line slanting diagonally across the weave of fabric, a prejudice or personal tendancy.
abound
to teem, to exist in large numbers, to have plenty.
inalienable
not capable of being given or withdrawn.
diminutive
refering to suffixes or altered word that designate smallness, affection, or familiarity, a very small person or thing.
curtailed
to shorten or decrease.
constituents
a necessary part or element,a voter represented by an elected official.
bedlam
a place or condition of chaos or turmoil.
prelude
anyhting serving as an introduction.
emancipate
to set free, to release from slavery or oppression.
colloquial
informal in language, conversational.
consolidated
to unite, to strengthen, to make solid or firmly established.
destitute
poverty-stricken, penniless, being-without.
ornate
elaborate , excessively adorned or ornamented.
exultant
rejoicing greatly, triumphant.