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audit
to hear
avi
bird
bell(i)
war
ben(e)
good, well
antebellum
before the war, especially the civil war; typical of how things were before any war
audit
to attend a class only as a listener, not for credit; to check or examine a company's financial records; the process of making such an examination or so attending a class
auditorry
related to the sense of hearing
avian
characteristics of or pertaining to birds
aviary
an elaborate structure for housing birds
avionics
the technology of using electronic equipment in aviation, missilery, and space flight
bellicose
eager to fight or quarrel, hostile
belligerency
the condition of warlike hostility; a hostile action
benefactor
a person who gives another financial help; a patron
beneficiary
one who receives a benefit of payment, as from an insurance policy
benign
not malignant, gracious and kindly; good-natured
bon, boun
good
capit, capt
head chief, leader
carn(i)
flesh, meat
ced(e)
ceed, cess: to go, to yield
accession
the attainment of a certain rank or dignity; an increase by means of something added; the act of becoming joined
bonafide
in good faith; genuine
bonanza
a sudden and unexpected source of money or riches; a windfall
bounteous
inclined to be generous; plentiful and abundant
intercede
to act on another's behalf; to mediate
precedent
a previous act or decision taken as a valid model
capitulation
a surrenduring, usually aupn prearranged terms or conditions; a final fiving up
carnage
a great slaughter, as in battle
carnivorous
flesh-eating, as an animal
incarnate
literally, in the flesh; in bodily form; personified; flesh-colored
recapitulation
a brief repetition; a summary, as of what has already been said
reincarnation
rebirth of the soul in another body, perhaps in a different bodily form
inaudible
unable to be heard