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accede
verb:
1. to agree to
2. to consent to; often after urging from another
affluent
adjective:
generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
arbitrary
adjective: determined by chance or whim rather than by reason or necessity
artisan
noun:
one able to do skilled work with the hands ; a craftsperson
dismantle
verb:
to take apart
immerse
verb:
1.to cover with liquid
2. to completely engage the attention of
irksome
adjective
annoying;tedious
legacy
noun:
1.money or property left to another in a will.
2. something passed on to those who come after
ostentatious
adjective:
extravagantly showy or ornate*ch 11
panorama
noun:
1. complete view of a surrounding area
2. A thorough presentation of a subject
philanthropy
noun:
the attempt to improve the well-being of those in need by donating money or aid
prestige
noun:
high standing; respect earned by accomplishments
prolific
adjective:
abundantly productive
reticent
adjective:
inclined to keep one's thoughts and feelings to oneself; quiet and reserved
tycoon
noun:
a wealthy and powerful businessperson