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sage

n. a person celebrated for his wisdom

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salubrious

adj. healthful

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sanction

v. to approve - to ratify

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satiate

v. to satisfy fully

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saturate

v. to soak thoroughly

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savor

v. to enjoy

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secrete

v. to hide away

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shard

n. a fragment

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skeptic

n. a doubter

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solicitous

adj. worried; concerned

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soporific

adj. sleep-causing

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specious

adj. misleading - seemingly reasonable but incorrect

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spectrum

n. color band from light

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sporadic

adj. occurring irregulary

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stigma

n. a token of disgrace

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stint

v. to be thrifty - to set limits

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stipulate

v. to specify; to express conditions

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stolid

adj. dull; stoic

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subpoena

n. legal notice summoning a witness to appear

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subside

v. to settle down; to quiet down - to descend

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substantiate

v. to establish evidence; to verify; to support

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supersede

v. to replace; to make obsolete

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supposition

n. a hypothesis; an educated guess; surmise

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n. a person celebrated for his wisdom

sage

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adj. healthful

salubrious

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v. to approve - to ratify

sanction

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v. to satisfy fully

satiate

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v. to soak thoroughly

saturate

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v. to enjoy

savor

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v. to hide away

secrete

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n. a fragment

shard

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n. a doubter

skeptic

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adj. worried; concerned

solicitous

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adj. sleep-causing

soporific

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adj. misleading - seemingly reasonable but incorrect

specious

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n. color band from light

spectrum

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adj. occurring irregulary

sporadic

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n. a token of disgrace

stigma

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v. to be thrifty - to set limits

stint

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v. to specify; to express conditions

stipulate

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adj. dull; stoic

stolid

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n. legal notice summoning a witness to appear

subpoena

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v. to settle down; to quiet down - to descend

subside

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v. to establish evidence; to verify; to support

substantiate

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v. to replace; to make obsolete

supersede

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n. a hypothesis; an educated guess; surmise

supposition