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improvement

refinement

2

to make public, uncover

unveil

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very important

crucial

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to officially record something

to FILE a patent for a light

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to support especially financially

they had little success finding anyone to BACK them financially

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somebody who starts a business

entrepreneur

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to search thoroughly, often violently or carelessly

he RANSACKed the world for the most suitable filament material

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an action that breaks a rule or law

infringement

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a legal decision

ruling

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Capable of success or continuing effectiveness; practicable

one that was commercially VIABLE

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A device that causes an airplane or boat to move

Propeller

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Rough, not smooth

Coarse

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Dependably, trustworthy, able to be relied on

Reliably

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To discuss, consult with somebody

Confer

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different

disparate [disperit]

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totally

utterly

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to gather suppoer

rally[rali] The man who rallied support and raised money

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an official investigation

inquiry

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wytrwałość

unflagging perseverance of one man finally paid off

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need, requirement

requisite

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begin a project

set out

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delay

set backl

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arrange

set up

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to pull behind

tow

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to break suddenly

snap

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without explanation

inexplicably

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having one's reputation ruined, being spoken about in a bad way

vilified

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completely necessary

indispensable