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Antediluvian

Adj (extremely ancient)

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Antidote

Noun/ a medicine to counteract a poison or disease

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Apathy

Noun/ lack of caring

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Apocryphal

Adj/ made up

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Arbitrary

Adj/ randomly chosen

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Ascendancy

Noun/ domination

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Astute

Adj/ wise

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Atrophy

Noun/ wasted away

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Audacious

Adj/ daring

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Austere

Adj/ forbiddingly stern

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Avarice

Noun/ greediness for wealth

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Aviary

Noun/ enclosure for birds

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Banal

Adj/ lacking originality, commonplace

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Beguile

Verb/ pass time

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Benevolent

Adj/ generous