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Anomaly

A:
Deviation from what is normal.

A: Without
Albino animals may display too great an ANOMALY in their coloring to attract normally colored mates.
Assuage
To make something unpleasant less severe.

A: Without
Serena used aspirin to ASSUAGE her pounding headache.
Enigma
A puzzle; A mystery

E: Out, Out of, From, Former, Completely
Speaking in riddles and dressed in old robes, the artist gained a reputation as something of an ENIGMA.
EQUivocal
To use expressions of double meaning in order to mislead.

EQU: Equal
Engineerings answer was EQUIVOCAL to manufacturing answer to management.
Erudite
Learned, scholarly, bookish

E: Out, Out of, From, Former, Completely
The annual meeting of philosophy professors was a gathering of the most ERUDITE, well-published individuals in the field.
FERVid
Intensely emotional; feverish

FERV:To boil; to bubble
The fans of Beyonce were unusually FERVID, doing anything to catch a glimpse of the great singer.