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Via

Road, way

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Viaduct

A bridge that carries a road or railway over a valley

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Impervious

Unable to be affected

Syn: Invulnerable

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Deviate

To depart, especially from a path or plan

Syn: Stray Ant: Continue

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Obviate

To make unnecessary, to avoid

Syn: Prevent

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Fer

To carry, to bring

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Defer

To put aside until later; to yield respectfully

Syn: Postpone Ant: Hasten

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Deference

Act or practice of yielding to another's authority

Syn: Submission Ant: Rebellion

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Confer

To discus something with someone else, consult

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Inference

A conclusion not directly provided by evidence, but able to be drawn from the facts at hand

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Proffer

To present or offer

Ant: Withhold

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Proliferate

To increase greatly in number, multiply

Syn: Reproduce

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Port

To carry, to bring

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Comportment

Manner in which one behaves

Syn: Demeanor

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Purported

Claimed as true, but probably false

Syn: Alleged Ant: Definite