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archives
public records and documents
aplomb
self-confidence, poise
apotheosis
glorification of a person to the rank of God
appellation
a name
arbor
a shaded area
arbiter
a judge, an umpire
arcane
mysterious
arbitrary
partial, biased
arable
good for farming
appurtenance
something added to another more important thing
apropos
relevant, appropriate, fitting
aphasia
loss of the ability to speak
ape
a monkey, to imitate or to mimic
apex
the highest point, summit
approbation
approval
apparition
a ghost
apoplexy
sudden loss of consciousness, paralysis
aquiline
like an eagle, curved or hooked
apogee
farthest point away from the earth
archetype
original, first of its kind
antithesis
an exact opposite
appropriate
to take possession of, suitable
apiary
place where bees are kept
apprehend
to seize, to understand
apprise
to inform
aperture
an opening, a gap
apocryphal
doubtful, not authentic
aphorism
brief saying, proverb
apposite
appropriate
apothegm
brief instructive saying
apostate
one who gives up his beliefs
antiquated
ancient, extremely old