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Acme
the highest point
Attribute
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with someone or something

to assign to, credit with

to regard as caused by
Belittle
to make something appear smaller than it is
Convey
to transport
to communicate
Doctrine
a belief principle or teaching
Excise
to remove by cutting

an indirect tax
Exotic
foreign
charmingly unfamiliar
Haggard
thin, pale, and careworn as a result of worry or suffering
jaunty
lively, easy and carefree

smart or trim in appearance
juncture
a joining together

the point at which to things are joined
menial
lowly humble

a servant who does the humble and unpleasant tasks
Parry
to ward off

a defense movement in fencing
Predatory
preying on, plundering
ravage
to destroy, lay waste
stance
a way of holding the body
Tawdry
showy and flashy but lacking in good taste
turncoat
traitor
unassuming
not putting on airs, modest
wallow
to roll about in a lazy way

a wet muddy area used by animals as a bath

a state of moral or physical collaspe
waver
to move to and fro