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aesthetic

Artistic, elegant, exquisite

2

Announce

Make known, proclaim, declare

3

Anticipate

Expect, await, foresee, look forward to

4

Assess

Judge, evaluate, estimate

5

Caption

Explanation, head, inscription

6

Comprise

Be composed of, consist of make up

7

Compulsory

Obligatory, mandatory, binding

8

Continuous

Constant, uninterrupted, prolonged

9

Controversy

Argument, debate, discussion

10

Dangle

Hang, swing, wave, trail

11

Doctrine

Teaching, dogma, principle

12

Dominant

Controlling, prevalent, authoritative

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Esteem

Respect, credit; respect, admire

14

Estimate

Calculate, roughly, judge

15

Fantasy

Dream, imagination, fancy

16

Flock

Herd, crowd, collection

17

Fluctuate

Alternate, oscillate, hesitate

18

Hearten

Encourage, animate, assure

19

Illustration

Picture, example, instance

20

Incise

Carve, engrave, cut

21

Integral

Essential, basic; entire, undivided

22

Interfere

Intrude, intervene, intercede, meddle

23

Locomotion

Motion, movement

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Loom

Appear, emerge, hover

25

Manifold

Numerous, copious, multiple, diverse

26

Microorganism

Microbe, bacterium

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Nocturnal

Active during the night, nightly

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Noticeable

Marked, obvious, evident

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Obstinate

Stubborn, determined, dogged, unyielding

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Outline

Summary, resume; silhouette; summerize