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1

Affluent

adj. Wealthy and privileged; well to-do

2

Superfluous

adj. Additional to what is necessary; extra

3

Mellifluous

adj. Sweetly flowing or sounding

4

LEV

"light"

5

Leaven

v. To make less heavy or serious

6

Levity

n. Lack of seriousness; jolly or joking manner

7

Alleviate

v. To make less dangerous or painful

8

LAPS

"slip, slide"

9

Elapse

v. To slip away; go by

10

Collapse

v. Complete failure or ruin

11

Relapse

n. A falling back into an old illness or bad habit

12

CED

"to move along, to go"

13

Recede

v. To move back or away from

14

Concession

n. Something given up or wielded

15

Cede

v. To surrender

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FLU

"to flow"