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tenable


k.k:
[adj] capable of being defended; logical

[RW] tenability [n] / untenable [adj]
deduction


k.k:
[n] 1.something subtracted from a total


[n] 2.a conclusion drawn from evidence


[RW] deductive [adj] / deduce [v]
inadvertently


k.k:
[adv] unintentionally; by accident

[RW] inadvertent [adj]
status quo


k.k:
[n] the existing conditions; present state of things
adversary


k.k:
[n] opponent; foe

[RW] adversarial [adj]
[Note]
eject


k.k:
[v] to force to leave; to expel


[RW] ejection [n]
circumvent


k.k:
[v] to avoid; to outwit

[RW] circumvention [n]
stature


k.k:
[n] 1.level of achievement and honor


[n] 2.physical height

transcend


k.k:
[v] to overcome; to go above limits


abduction


k.k:
[n] kidnapping


[RW] aduct [v]
transformation


k.k:
[n] a complete change

[RW] transform [v]
jettison


k.k:
[v] to throw out forcefully; to throw overboard


[Note]
retract


k.k:
[v] to withdraw a promise or statement; to pull something back

[RW] retraction [n]
dejected


k.k:
[adj] depressed; downcast


[RW] dejection [n]
circumscribe


k.k:
[v] to limit; to restrict; to enclose

conducive


k.k:
[adj] contributing to; leading to


[CP] coducive to
circumspect


k.k:
[adj] cautious; careful; considering results of actions

[RW] circumspection [n]
transitory


k.k:
[adj] short-lived; existing briefly; passing
distraught


k.k:
[adj] crazy with worry


[Note]
tenacious


k.k:
[adj] firmly holding; gripping; retaining

[RW] tenaciousness [n] / tenacity [n]
extract


k.k:
[v] to pull out; to draw out

[n] something that is drawn out

[RW] extraction [n]
abstain


k.k:
[v] 1.not to do something by choice

[v] 2.not t vote

[CP] abstain from
[RW] abstinence [n] / abstention [n]
staunch


k.k:
[adj] 1.faithful; firmly supporting

[adj] 2.healthy; strong

[RW] staunchness [n]
perverse


k.k:
[adj] contrary; determined not to do what is expected or right


[RW] perversity [n]