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Allocate
Action-verb

Distribute resources for specific purposes

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Arid

Without moisture; very dry

2

Buoyancy

Lightheartedness; ability to recover from setbacks; ability to float

3

Benign
Adj.

Harmless; a gentle deposition; of a mild type

4

Ominous
Adj.

Threatening; foreshadowing evil or danger

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Acute
Adj.

Keen; discerning; severe

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Exotic
Adj.

Foreign; interestingly different

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Capital
Noun
Adj.

Resources such as money for investment; central; most important

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Laborious
Adj.

Difficult; demanding great effort and hard work

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Latter
Noun

The second of two things; something closer to the end than other things