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attest
to declare or be evidence of something as true, genuine, or accurate
axiom
a statement or principle that requires no proof because its truth is obvious
churlish
lacking good manners; rude, impolite
concoct
to make up, prepare, or invent
derivative
1. something that grows out of or results from an earlier form or condition
2. based on what has gone before; lacking originality
differentiate
1. to see the difference; to distinguish
2. to be or make different
disparage
to criticize in a negative, disrepectful manner
dissipate
1. to break up or spread out so thinly as to disappear; to scatter or be scattered
2. to spend or use foolishly
esoteric
not generally known or understood familiar only to a relatively small number of people
olfactory
relating to the sense of smell
plethora
too great a number; an excess
refurbish
to make like new; to renovate
secrete
1. to produce and give off
2. to place so as to be hidden from view; to conceal
vagary
a departure from the normal, expected course; a whim or unpredictable action
volatile
1. evaporating quickly
2. changing readily; explosive; unpredictable