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chronicle

1. (n.)
a written history
2. (v.)
to write a history

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chronological

(adj.)
arranged in order of time

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circuitous

(adj.)
roundabout

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circumlocution

(n.)
indirect and wordy language

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circumscribed

(adj.)
marked off, bounded

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circumspect

(adj.)
cautious

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circumvent

(v.)
to get around

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clairvoyant

(adj.)
able to perceive things that normal people cannot

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clamor

1. (n.)
loud noise
2. (v.)
to loudly insist

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clandestine (adj.) secret

clandestine (adj.) secret

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cleave

1. (v.)
to divide into parts
2. (v.)
to stick together firmly

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clemency

(n.)
mercy

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clergy

(n.)
members of Christian holy orders

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cloying

(adj.)
sickeningly sweet

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coagulate

(v.)
to thicken, clot

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coalesce

(v.)
to fuse into a whole

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cobbler

(n.)
a person who makes or repairs shoes

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coerce

(v.)
to make somebody do something by force or threat

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cogent

(adj.)
intellectually convincing

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cognizant

(adj.)
aware, mindful