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capitalist
a person who has invested personal wealth in business

A very wealthy person
capitulation
surrender; ending resistance
decapitate
to cut off the head of; to behead
precipice
a very steep or vertical face of a cliff or rock

the edge of a dangerous situation
precipitate
to throw down from a great height

to make happen suddenly or quickly
recapitulation
the restatement of a main idea

a summary or concise review
cerebral
pertaining to the brain

intellectual
cerebration
the action of thinking; thought
deface
to mar or spoil the appearance or surface of something
efface
to wipe out; to oliterate. Also, to make less clear, as if rubbing out.

to amke onself inconspicuous
facade
a face fo a building

the face or front of anything, especially an artificial or false front.
facet
one of the many sides of a cut stone or jewel

one aspect of a situation, or of a tooth
affront
to insult intentionally; to offend or embarass

an insult or offensive act
confront
to stand or come directly in front of

to face with defiance or hostility
effrontery
flippant or insulting boldness; audacity