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Definitive

Conclusive

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Aver

Affirm to be true; assert

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Uxoricide

The act of killing ones wife

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Obliteration

Erasure

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Travesty

Bad or grotesque imitation; reproduction

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Impart

Give a portion to; leave

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Indeterminate

Vague

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Perfidy

Treachery; disloyalty

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Sui generous

Unique

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Luminary

Notable person

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Precarious

Dangerous, risky; unsteady

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Lineage

Descent from common ancestor

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Literature

Writings

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Portion

Peace

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Terminate

Finish

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Vestibule

Lobby

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Verdict

Decision

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Deprecate

Condemn

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Scissors

Shears

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Suicide

Self murder

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Infidelity

Marital disloyalty; adultery

Unfaithfulness

Lack of religious faith

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Luminous

Radiating or reflecting light

Shining; bright

Illuminated

Brilliant intellectually; enlightening ; clear

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Semifinal

The round preceding the final one

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Tripartite

Consisting of 3 parts

Involving 3 parties

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Alliteration

2 or more stressed syllables in a word group either with same consonant sound or group sound

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Imprecation

Cursing

A curse; malediction

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Diffident

Lacking confidence; timid; shy

Restrained or reserved in conduct

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Parricide

Act of killing ones mom, dad, or other close relative