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abortive
unsuccessful
anomalous
irregular
captious
unduly critical; argumentative
coadjutor
assistant
disjointed
disconnected
educe
arrive at
empirical
based on observation
exculpate
free from blame
firmament
dome of the sky
iridescent
of changing colors
macerate
soften in a liquid; wasted away
mores
customs
norm
standard applied
optimum
most favorable
probity
honesty
rostrum
platform used for speechmaking
turpitude
vileness of conduct
accolade
award of merit
antipathy
dislike
carmine
red
coalesce
come together
dissimulate
hide one's true feelings
egotism
having too high an opinion of oneself
erupt
burst forth
eruption
skin rash
felicitous
pleasingly appropriate; delightful
inflect
change the pitch of; change the form of
jurist
expert on law
meanders
winds back and forth; saunter
nemesis
revenging agent; just punishment
novitiate
beginner; probationary period in a religious order
outmoded
outdated
protocol
diplomatic etiquette; original draft of a document
specious
seemingly true but actually false
vernacular
everyday speech