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Bursar

A business or treasurer officer, especially college

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Estrange

To alienate, to turn away in feelings

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Momentous

Significant, a great or far reaching importance

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Chastised

Lecture, discipline

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Obtrude

To impose or to intrude oneself on another

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Opulent

Lavish, wealthy or rich

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Recapitulate

To summarize or review

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Clemency

Mercy, forgiveness or leniency

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Eschew

To avoid, stay away from

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Pollute

To contaminate

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Latent

Hidden, present but not visible

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Salutary

Beneficial, to promote health

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Acclaim

A shout of approval

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Apex

Top, highest point, tip

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Assimilate

Absorb, to take in and incorporate ones own

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Brittle

Fragile, weak, little strength

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Datum

Fact, a single piece of information as a fact

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Proficient

Adept, well advance or competent

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Adept

Very skilled, proficient, expert

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Imposed

Levied, to lay on, set something to be followed or obeyed

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Levied

An imposing or collection, amount owe or collected

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Galore

Abundance, plentiful

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Headlong

Reckless, without haste

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Frugal

Economical, thrifty, saving

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Stimulate

Arrest, quicken some vital process or function

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Licit

Lawful, legal, legitimate

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Vacate

Leave, to give up possession or occupancy

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Reasoned

Logical, a basis or cause as for some belief

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Tacit

Understood without saying nothing

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Burnished

Polished,smooth and bright

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Commodity

Product, something of use

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Contrived

Premeditated, something planned out or forced

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Supplicate

To beg, to pray humbly to entreat or petition

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Hypocrisy

Having a virtuous character that one does not really possess

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Succulent

Juicy

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Garrison

Fort, a fortified place

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Furtherance

Advancement, promotion

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Domicile

Home, a place of residence or house

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Abrogate

Abolish, to put aside; to put an end to

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Compensation

Commission, reward

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Brusque

Abrupt, blunt, rough

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Demise

Death, decease, terminate

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Commemorate

Remember, to serve as memorial

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Bore

Burrow, make a hole, boring, dull

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Prevail

Persist, to be wide spread or current

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Defray

To pay, all or a part of

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Chasm

Abyss, a large hole or gulf

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Abyss

An immeasurable gulf or cavity

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Fundamental

Basics, foundation

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Susceptible

Vulnerable, capable of being affected

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Emblem

Symbol