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adjudicate
v- to hear and decide judicially; to judge
centennial
n- a 100th anniversary or its celebration
adj- of or pertainng to a period of 100 years
countenanace
n- a person's face; the expression on a person's face
- support or approval
v- to support or approve; to tolerate
disgruntle
v- to make dissatisfied; to put in a bad mood
equilibrium
n- a state of balance
expedite
v- to speed up a process; to facilitate
gird
v- to encircle, bind, or surround
- to get ready for action; to brace
gratuitous
- not called for; unnecessary
v- without charge; free
illusory
adj- unreal or imagined; deceiving
implacable
adj. incapable of being placated, soothed, or significantly changed; relentless
luminary
n- a source of light; especially from the sky, such as the sun or moon
- a person who is well known for his or her acheivments; a celebrity
manifesto
n- a public statement explaining the intentions, motives, or views of an individual
mesmerize
v- to fascinate or hypnotize
precedent
n- an act, statement, etc. that may serve as an example or justification for a later one
spurious
adj- not genuine; false