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apposite
appropriate;fitting;
apprehend
arrest;dread;perceive
approbation
approval
appellation
name;title;
appropriate
aquire; take possesion of for one's own use
appurtenances
subordinate possessions
apropos
to the point and timely
apropos(2)
with reference to;regarding;
aquiline
curved;hooked;
arabesque
Style of decoration involving intertwined plants and abstract curves;
arabesque(2)
Ballet position with one leg supporting the weight of the body , while the other leg is extended in back
archipelago
group of closely located island
argot
slang
aria
operatic solo
arraign
charge in court;Indict;
armada
Fleet of warships
arroyo
gully;kaalvai for rain
artifice
deception;trickery
austere
ascetic;forbidding for wordly pleasure
astral
related to star
astringent
stringent;binding;causing contraction
asunder
into parts;apart;
atavism
resemblance to remote ancestors rather than parents;Reversion to earlier type; Throwback
atone
make amends for;pay for;
augment
increase;add to;
august
majestic;impressive
aureole
Sun's corona
auroral
Pertaining to aurora borealis
aurora borealis
An aurora that occurs in northern regions of the earth. Also called northern lights.
aurora
A luminous atmospheric phenomenon appearing as streamers or bands of light sometimes visible in the night sky in northern or southern regions of the earth.
aver
Assert confidentially or declare;
aver(2)
as used in law,state formally as a fact
avocation
secondary or minor occupation
aviary
enclosure of birds
avuncular
line an uncle
awl
pointed tool for piercing