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auxillary
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
candid
frank, sincere; impartial, unposed
cubicle
a small room or compartment
drudgery
Work that is hard or tiresome
envoy
representative or messanger (as of a government)
escalate
to elevate; to increase in intensity
expedient
A means to an end; advantageous, useful
feign
to pretend
flair
A natural quality, talent, or skill; a distinctive style
grievous
causing sorrow or pain, serious
Heterogeneous
composed of different kinds, diverse
Horde
A vast number (as of people); a throng
Impel
TO force, drive forward
Incredulous
Disbelieving, skeptical
Inscribe
TO write or engrave; to enter a name on a list
Monologue
A speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
prognosis
A forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease or situation
rasping
With a harsh, grating sound; a harsh sound
repugnant
Offensive, disagreeable, distasteful
Scuttle
To sink a ship by cutting holes in it' to get rid of something in a decisive way; to run hastily, scurry; a pail