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Debonair

Dealing and acting in an appealing and sophisticated way

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Degenerate

Having low morals or to decline in quality

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Demeanor

Persons appearance and behavior

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Dermatologist

Scientific study of skin and it's diseases

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Desirable

Worth wanting or giving

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Detente

Relaxation of strained relations or tensions between nations

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Discrepancy

Difference especially between things that should be the same

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Dissociate

To separate from something or someone

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Distraught

Very upset

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Double think

Power to hold two contradictory beliefs in ones mind simultaneously and accept both

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Dyslexia

Medical condition in a break that makes it hard for a person to read, right, or spell

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Dyspeptic

Pain in an area in your stomach caused by to being able to digest food

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Echelon

Level in an organization; rank or class

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Ecology

Study of living things and it's relations with each other and environment

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Ecumenical

Involving people from different kinds of Christian churches

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Corrode

Slowly break apart and destroy through a chemical process

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Exploitation

Act of using something or someone in a way that is unfair

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Glib

Said or done too easily or carefully

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Indiscriminately

In a way that is not marked by

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Legacy

Something that is well known from the past

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Repudiate

To refuse to accept or support

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Synthesis

Something that is made by combining different things

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Tacitly

Expressed or understood with out being directly stated

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Interpose

To place between 2 or more things or people

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Intimate

To say or suggest in an indirect way

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Oppressed

To habe treated people in a cruel or unfair way

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Sundry

Made up of different things

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Languish

To become weak or feeble

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Anarchy

Complete absence of government

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Facilitate

To make easier