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Ream

a batch of approximately 500 sheets of paper

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Rebuff

to refuse bluntly

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Rectitude

moral virtue; rightness; correctful

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Regrettable

deserving sorrow

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Rejoice

to celebrate

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Renown

fame

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Repatriate

to return to one's country

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Repercussion

effect, impact; consequence

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Replica

duplicate; reproduction

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Reprieve

postponement of punishment

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Residue

remaining material

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Restrictive

limiting; confining / exclusive

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Retaliate

to counterattack

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Retrospection

a remembrance of past events

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Rhetoric

the art of speaking or writing effectively

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Risque

slightly indecent

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Rival

opponent / to compete against

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Rueful

regretful; sad

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Rustic

rural / unsophisticated; simple

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Sabotage

intentional damage