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english
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  1. apocryphal
    of dubious origin
  2. arcane
    mysterious
  3. convene
    to summon
  4. expedient
    convenient
  5. exude
    to ooze
  6. gesticulate
    to motion with the body
  7. imperturbable
    calm
  8. increment
    an increase
  9. levity
    joking
  10. mortify
    to humiliate
  11. periphery
    the outermost part
  12. raconteur
    one who tells stories with skill
  13. reiterate
    to repeat
  14. subterfuge
    a deceptive scheme
  15. vacillate
    to move back and forth from lack of balance
  16. accoutrements
    equipment
  17. aggrieved
    expressing a sense of offense
  18. choleric
    easily angered
  19. comport
    to behave
  20. disconcert
    to disrupt the confidence of
  21. fauna
    animals of a region
  22. interpose
    to intervene
  23. maraud
    to roam in search of plunder
  24. modicum
    a small amount
  25. opulent
    having great wealth
  26. patrician
    a member of the nobility
  27. phlegmatic
    not given to action
  28. propensity
    a natural tendency
  29. therapeutic
    contributing to general well being
  30. utilitarian
    relating to usefullness rather than beauty

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