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AUSPICE
n) an omen; divination or prophecy
AVERT
v) to turn away; ward off; prevent
CADAVER
n) a dead body; a corpse
CIRCUMFERENCE
n) the distance around a circle
COMMOTION
n) violent motion; turmoil; agitation; confusion; disturbance
COMPOSE
v) to make up; to put together; to create; to calm; to adjust
COMPLUSORY
a) required; obligatory; coercive; forced
CONSEQUENCE
n) result; effect; logical conclusion; importance as a cause
DEPLOY
v) to spread out to form a wider front of narrow depth
DISTORT
v) to twist out of shape; misrepresent; misstate; pervert
ENVISAGE
v) to see in the mind; form a mental image
INDEPENDENT
a) free from influence or control of others; self-governing
INTROVERT
v) to bend inward
n) person who dwells on himself
MISNOMER
n) act of applying the wrong name to a person or thing
PROSTATE
a) refers to a muscular gland at the base of a male's bladder
SEXTUPLE
v) to multiply by six
a) six fold
SUBTRACT
v) to take away or deduct
SURMISE
n) a guess; a conjecture; idea formed from inconclusive evidence
SYSTEMIC
a) of or affecting the entire organism
TRANSFER
v) to move or send from one person, place, or position to another