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Elide
To Annul, to do away with


VERB
Gerrymander
Redrawing political boundries to give a certain canidate more power


VERB
Parlance
A way of speaking or using words, especially one common to a paticualr social or professional group


NOUN
Fallancy
A false notion


NOUN
Avance
Greed for money or abnormal hatred of parting with it.



ADJECTIVE
Obtuse
An angle greater than 90 degrees, not keenly perceptive or sensitive.



ADJECTIVE
Irreverent
lacking respect



ADJECTIVE
Capricious
Subject to whims, unpredictable




ADJECTIVE
Inveign
To give vent to angry disapproval, to protest vehemently



VERB
Supernuke
A technical advisor in a nuclear energy plant.




NOUN
Supercilious
Showing patronizing disdain




ADJECTIVE
Lurid
Fascinatingly repulsive (i.e. tabloids)




ADJECTIVE