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allude
v- to refer to casually or indirectly
clairvoyant
adj- supernaturally perceptive; n- one who possesses extrasensory powers, seer
conclusive
adj- serving to settle an issue; final
disrreputable
adj- not respectable, not esteemed
endemic
adj- native or confined to a particular region or people; characteristic of or prevalent in a field
exemplary
adj- worthy of limitation, commendable; serving as a model
fathom
v- to understand; get to the bottom of; determine the depth of; n- a measure of depth in water
GUILE
n- treacherous cunning, deceit
integrity
n- honesty, high moral standards, soundness; an unimpaired condition, completeness
itinerary
n- a route of travel; a record of travel; a guidbook
misconstrue
v- to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
obnoxious
adj- highly offensive, arousing strong dislike
placate
v- to appease, soothe, pacify
placid
adj- calm, peaceful
plagiarism
n- passing off or using as one' sown the writings (or other materials) of another person
potent
adj- powerful; highly effective
pretext
n- a false reason, deceptive excuse
protrude
v- to stick out, trust forth
stark
adj, adv- harsh, unrelieved, desolate; utterly
superficial
adj- on or near the surface; concerned with or understanding only what is on the surface, shallow