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vindicate

clear from blame; exonerate; justify or support

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zenith

point directly overhead in the sky; summit

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abide

to remain, continue; stay; endure

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allude

refer indirectly

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ardent

intense; passionate; zealous

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bask

luxuriate; take pleasure in warmth

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breadth

distance from side to side; width

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chasm

abyss

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concave

curved inward like the interior of a sphere

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contingent

depended on; conditional

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debauch

corrupt

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deride

ridicule; make fun of

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dismantle

take apart

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edifice

a building

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entreat

plead; ask earnestly

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exhort

urge

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fertile

productive, resourceful, fruitful

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frail

weak; slender; delicate; fragile

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granulate

form into grains

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hubris

very great pride and belief in one's own importance; arrogance

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contemporary

from the same time period

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audit

to check financial records

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beneficence

doing or producing good

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envious

feeling or showing envy

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bewilder

to confuse very much

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impassive

not showing emotion

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versatility

able to do many different things

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humility

the quality or state of being humble

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exhort

to strongly urge to do something

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undue

excessive