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impervious
adjective
1. Incapable of being penetrated.
2. Not affected or disturbed by.
quandary
noun
A state of being in doubt about what to do.
nondescript
adjective
Hard to describe because of a lack of distinctive qualities or features.
scintillate
verb
1. To flash or sparkle.
2. To be lively and witty.
synthetic
adjective
Not naturally produced; made by artificial processes.
scrutinize
verb
To examine with great care.

scrutiny - noun
Close examination.
transmute
verb
To change the form or appearance of.
repose
verb
1. To lie at rest.
2. To place (power etc.) in some person or group.

noun
A state of rest or relaxation.
allure
noun
The power to attract or charm.
antiquity
noun
1. The ancient world, especially before the Middle Ages.
2. The quality of great age.

antiquities - noun
Valuable objects from ancient times.
appraise
verb
1. To estimate the value of.
2. To form a judgment of; to evaluate.
cleave
verb
1. To cling to or be faithful to.
2. To split with force or a sharp instrument.
depreciate
verb
1. To make or become less in value.
2. To represent as of little value; to belittle.
facet
noun
1. Any of the many small, flat surfaces on a precious stone made by cutting.
2. One of many sides or aspects of something.
facsimile
noun
An exact copy.