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adjudicate
v. to hear and decide judicially; to judge
centennial
n. a one-hundredth anniversary or its celebration
countenance
n. a person's face; the expression on a person's face

v. to support or approve; to tolerate
disgruntle
v. to make dissatisfied; to put in a bad mood.
equilibrium
n. a state of balance
expedite

expeditious
v. to speed up a process; to facilitate

adj. with great speed; quick and effecient
gird
v. to encircle, bind, or surround
gratuitous
not called for; unnecessary

adj. without charge; free
illusory
adj. unreal or imagined; deceiving
implacable
adj. incapable of being placated, soothed, or significantly changed; relentless
luminary
n. a source of light, especially from the sky, such as the sun or moon.
a person who is well known for their achievements
manifesto
n. a public statement explaining the intentions, motives, or views of an individual or group
mesmerize
v. to fascinate or hypnotize
precedent
n. an act, statement, etc. that may serve as an example or justification for a later one
spurious
adj. not genuine; false