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Affable

Likable; friendly

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Ailing

Sick; ill

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Alias

False name

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Appease

To calm; to soothe

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Aptly

Appropriately

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Arid

Dry

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Ballad

Song that tells a story

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Convex

Curved like the outer surface of a globe

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Corrupt (adj., v.)

Wicked; to make morally bad

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Courier

Messenger

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Defame

To attack someone's reputation

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Deport

To send an unwanted person out of the country

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Desolate

Isolated; alone

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Detour

Path that goes off the main road

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Dilute

To make weaker; to add water

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Disintegration

Breaking into small pieces

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Distillation

Purification

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Dumbfound

To surprise; to stun

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Emend

To correct a text

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Enfeeble

To weaken

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Expulsion

Removal; rejection

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Fluctuate

To rise and fall; to shift; to change back and forth

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Fret

To worry

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Gauge

Instrument used for measuring; to measure

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Giddy

Dizzy; silly

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Grimy

Dirty

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Heralded

Announced; publicized

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Hilarity

Lightheartedness

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Horticulture

Gardening; science of growing plants

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Hydraulic

Operated by water pressure