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allocate
to assign
circumlocution
the use of un-necessary words in expressing an opinion
colloquy
a formal conversation or confrence
elucidate
to make clear by explanation
literati
the educated class
localism
savagery expression or manner typical of specific region.
loquacious
excessively talkative
luminary
a very famous person / a source of light
obliterate
to make undecipherable
pellucid
extremely clear
relocate
to locate again
semiliterate
barely able to read or write
amanuensis
take diction rapidly humorous ussage
commemorate
honor the memory of someone as in a celebration
emancipate
to set free from bondage or slavery
mandate
authoritative command or popular charge
matriarch
woman who rules in a family or tribe
memorandum
a short note
matriculate
to enroll in a college or university
matrix
kind of mold or casting or form fom which things are produced
media
collected means of communication operating between events of the public.
mediate
settle a disposition b/w parties through comprimise
mediocrity
condition of being ordinary -low quality
memorabilia
collecting objects or info from the past