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vid/vis

to see

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envisage

to imagine; to conceive of

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visage

face; facial expression

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pari

be visable to appear

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spec

to look

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perspicacious

wise; insightful; actually intelligent

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retrospective

looking backward over a period of time

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apparition

unreal figure; a ghost

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aspect

a part that can be considered or viewed

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introspective

contemplating ones's own thoughts and feelings

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phenomenon

a fact or event which can be observed and/or documented

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phan

to appear to show

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diaphanous

lightweight and transperant

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epiphany

a moment of great insight; revelation

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sycophant

a person who flatters: a yes- man

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her/hes

to attach, be fixed

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adherent

a follower of a persoon or idea

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incoherent

not able to be understood; nonsensical

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inherent

existing as a natural part

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fus

to pour out

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diffuse

not concentrated or focused wordy

to spread out or distribute

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effusive

overflowing with words or feelings; gushing

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profuse

plentiful; abundant

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solu/solv

to loosen, to solve

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resolute

determined; steadfast

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dissolute

devoted to sensual pleasure, laking moral restraint

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insoluble

impossible to solve or fix

unable to dissolve

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leg

to select to choose to gather

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diligent

hard-working and careful

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recolect

to remember, to recall

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sacrilege

anact against a holy person or place