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Latin FACERE, FACTUM

“to make, do”

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PROFICIENT

Skilled at; highly knowledgeable of
syn: able ant: unskilled

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FACTOTUM

An assistant who does a variety of jobs

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FACSIMILE

A copy or imitation
syn: reproduction ant: original

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FACILE

Too simplistic or easy from
syn: shallow ant: complex

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Latin PONERE, POSITUM

To explain or discuss in detail

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EXPOUND

To explain or discuss in detail
syn: clarify

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PROPONENT

One who argues in favor of; supporter
syn: advocate ant: critic

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Latin STRUERE, STRUCTUM

“to build”

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INFRASTRUCTURE

The basic framework of a building or a system
syn: understand ant: mix up

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CONSTRUE

To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
syn: understand ant: mix up

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CONSTRUCTIVE

Having a positive effect; helpful
syn: useful ant: harmful

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Latin STARE, STATUS

“to stand”

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DESTITUTE

Having no money; poor
syn: penniless ant: prosperous

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RESTITUTION

Payment for an injury; compensation
syn: amends

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STATURE

Level of achievement or authority; standing
syn: rank