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Adjudicate
To hear and decide judicially; to judge
Centennial
n. a one-hundredth anniversary of its celebration. adj. of or pertaining to a period of one hundred years
Countenance
1.a person’s face; the expressions on a person’s face. 2. Support or approval. v. to support or approval; to tolerate.
Disgruntle
To make dissatisfied; to put in a bad mood
Equilibrium
A state of balance
Expedite
To speed up a process; to facilitate
Expeditious
With great speed; quick and efficient.
Gird
1.to encircle, bind, or surround. 2. To get ready for action; to brace
Gratuitous
1.not called for; unnecessary. 2. Without charge; free
Illusory
Unreal or imagined; deceiving
Implacable
Incapable of being placated, soothed or significantly changed; relentless
Luminary
1.a source of light , especially from the sky, such as the sun or moon. 2. A person who is well-known for his or her achievements; a celebrity
Manifesto
A public statement explaining the intentions, motives or views of an individual or group
Mesmerize
To fascinate or hypnotize
Precedent
An act, statement, etc, that may serve as an example or justification for a later one.
Spurious
Not genuine; false