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ca., circa

about, approximately

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e.g.

for example

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et. al.

and others

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vs.

against (versus)

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etc.

and so forth

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viz.

namely

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cf.

compare

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astute

wise, shrewd

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lucrative

profitable, money-making

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tepid

lukewarm

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cogent

convincing, having power to compel

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coquette

a flirt

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toxic

poisonous

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trepidation

fear

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frugal

thrifty

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harass

to annoy, to bother

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agnostic

one who does not deny the existence of God but claims it is impossible to know God

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diaphanous

sheer (see-through)

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incorrigible

unmanageable, incapable of being changed or corrected

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i.e.

that is