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Affiliated

(adjective) associated connected

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Ascertain

(verb) to find out

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attainment

(noun) an accomplishment the act of achieving

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bequeath

(verb) to give or pass on as an inheritance

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cogent

(adjective) forceful convincing relevant to the point

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converge

(verb) to move toward one point approach nearer together

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disperse

(verb) to scatter spread far and wide

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esteem

(verb) to regard highly
(noun) highly favorable opinion or judgment

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expunge

(verb) to erase obliterate destroy

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finite

(adjective) having limits lasting for a limited time

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invulnerable

(adjective) not able to be wounded or hurt shielded against attack

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malevolent

(adjective) spiteful showin ill will

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nonchalant

(adjective) confident cool concerned

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omniscient

(adjective) knowing everything having unlimited awareness or understanding

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panacea

(noun) a remedy for all ills cure all an answer to all problems

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scrupulous

(adjective) exact careful attending thoroughly to details having high moral standards and principled

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skulk

(verb) to move stealthily to lie and hiding

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supercilious

(adjective) proud and contemptuous showing scorn because of a feeling of superiority

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uncanny

(adjective) strange mysterious weird beyond exclamation

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venial

(adj) easily excused pardonable