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adept
highly skilled
amorous
in love
avid
very eager
celestial
of the heavens
deceptive
intended to deceive
dire
dreadful
elective
optional
eligible
fit to be chosen
to found
to melt and pour into a mold
fusion
a melting together
host
an army
to imprecate
to pray for evil
incipient
just beginning to exist
inevitable
unavoidable
ingress
an entrance
to inject
to throw in a remark
minim
smallest liquid measure
monitor
something which reminds
oriole
a group of yellow and black birds
quantity
an amount
parsimonious
miserly, extremely frugal
tutelage
guardianship, care; protection
elocution
a manner of speaking in public
ornate
excessively decorated
omniscient
all-knowing
potent
powerful
cede
to give up
err
to make a mistake
depraved
wicked, corrupt
omnipotent
all-powerful
regression
a return to a previous place or state
venial
not beyond forgiveness
commemorate
to keep alive the remembrance of
aberrant
straying from the normal course
mandate
an order
modus operandi
a method of operating
to verify
to prove the truth of
transitive
in grammar, expressing action carried from the subject to the object
riparian
relating to the banks of a stream
punt
fearfully daring
pontiff
the pope or a bishop
perfidious
treacherous
to infest
to overrun in numbers large enough to be threatening
to incarcerate
to shut in
transient
passing with time
impassive
revealing no emotion
exhume
to remove from a grave
equestrian
one who performs on horseback
egress
path for going out
comprehensive
marked by txtensive understanding
colloquial
conversational
trance
a semiconscious state
audacious
an open, flat-bottom boat
immemorial
extending beyond memory
latent
existing, but not apparent
cogent
convincing, forceful
subpoena
written order commanding apperance in court
lesion
a wound or injury
suave
mooth in manner
aperture
a hole, slit, or other opening
extraordinary
outside of the ordinary
oral
spoken rather than written
testify
to serve as a witness
accident
an unexpected event
captivate
to fascinate with charm
nescience
lack of knowledge
tribunal
real or imagince seat of authority
docile
easy to teach
rebel
to oppose authority or control
instruct
to give directions or orders to
ulterior
further
provincial
countrified
accusatory
making a charge of wrongdoing
belligerence
a warlike state
cohort
an associate
prebend
church's revenue given to a clergyman
ablation
removal
legate
an ambassador or representative
falsetto
an artificail way of singing
ablative
case expressing direction from
perfidy
deliberate breaking of trust
interregnum
interval between 2 successive reigns
referendum
submitting a law or bill to direct vote of the people
collect
to gather
penult
the one next to the last
regnant
predominant
bellicose
of a quarrelsome or hostile nature
quota
share each is called to contribute
docent
teacher not on the regular faculty