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appraise

(v.)
to assess the worth or value of

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apprehend

1. (v.)
to seize, arrest
2. (v.)
to perceive, understand, grasp

3

approbation

(n.)
praise

4

appropriate

(v.)
to take, make use of

5

aquatic

(adj.)
relating to water

6

arable

(adj.)
suitable for growing crops

7

arbiter

(n.)
one who can resolve a dispute, make a decision

8

arbitrary

(adj.)
based on factors that appear random

9

arbitration

(n.)
the process or act of resolving a dispute

10

arboreal

(adj.)
of or relating to trees

11

arcane

(adj.)
obscure, secret, known only by a few

12

archaic

(adj.)
of or relating to an earlier period in time, outdated

13

archetypal

(adj.)
the most representative or typical example of something

14

ardor

(n.)
extreme vigor, energy, enthusiasm

15

arid

(adj.)
excessively dry

16

arrogate

(v.)
to take without justification

17

artifact

(n.)
a remaining piece from an extinct culture or place

18

artisan

(n.)
a craftsman

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ascertain

(v.)
to perceive, learn

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ascetic

(adj.)
practicing restraint as a means of self-discipline, usually religious