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Accord

An agreement

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Annul

Legally declare invalid

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Bicameral

Containing 2 branches or chambers

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Congregate

to come together

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Dissension

Disagreement that leads to a big argument

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Eligible

Qualified to be chosen

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Equitable

Fair or impartial

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Extemporaneous

Done without preparation

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Extortion

Using blackmail to get something (usually money)

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Loquacious

Full of excessive talk

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Obsequious

Overly submissive and eager to please

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Mortician

A funeral director

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Promiscious

Having multiple sexual partners

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Octoroon

Person of one-eighth black ancestry

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Quarter

  1. To cut into 4 equal pieces

  2. stationed or lodged in a specific place

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Sanctuary

A place of refuge/a safe place

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Senescent

Growing old; aging

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Soliloquy

Speech to oneself

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Undulated

To go up/down in a smooth motion

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Suffused

Gradually spread through or over

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Triumvirate

A group of three rulers

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Verbatim

Following the exact words

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Volunteer (n.)

Someone who freely offers to do a task

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Volunteer (v.)

Freely offer to do something

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Vociferous

Someone who is outspoken or vocal

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Accord

Agreement, harmony

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Annul

Cancel, revoke

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Bicameral

Binary, bilateral

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Congregate

Assemble, gather

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Dissension

Disagreement, discord

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Eligible

Qualified

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Equitable

Fair, just

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Extemporaneous

Impromptu, improv

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Extortion

Blackmail, extraction

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Loquacious

Talkative, conversational

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Obsequious

Servile, obedient

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Mortician

Funeral director, undertaker

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Promiscuous

Licentious; immoral

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Octoroon

Mixed-race

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Quarter

Fourth part, cut up

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Sanctuary

Hideout, haven

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Senescent

Elderly, ancient

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Soliloquy

Monologue

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Undulated

Fluctuate, wave

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Suffused

Bathe, cover

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Triumvirate

Threesome, trio

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Verbatim

Directly, exactly

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Volunteer

Sign up, propose

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Vociferous

Outspoken, blatant

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Deity

a god or goddess

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Acrimonious

(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone

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Amanueusis

secretary; one who copies something from dictation

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Belligerent

hostile and aggressive

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Bellipotent

mighty in war

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Corpulent

(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body

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Deportment

demeanor; conduct; behavior

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Elocution

a person's manner of speaking or reading aloud in public

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Fervent

(adj.) very earnest, emotional, passionate; extremely hot

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Gravity

  1. a force that attracts someone or something to the center of the earth

  2. extreme or alarming importance

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Impending

of an event regarded as threatening or significant; about to happen; forthcoming

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Ignominy

a public shame or disgrace

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Lineage

lineal descent from an ancestor; ancestry or pedigree

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Infidelity

the action or state of being unfaithful to a spouse or other sexual partner

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Indeterminate

not exactly known, established, or defined

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Maintain

keep (something) at the same level or rate

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Malodorous

smelling very unpleasant

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Linear

arranged in or extending along a straight or nearly straight line

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Regalia

the emblems or insignia of royalty, especially the crown, scepter, and other ornaments used at a coronation

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Regicide

the act of killing a king

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Navicular

  1. boat shaped

  2. a boat-shaped bone in the ankle or wrist

  3. a chronic disorder of the navicular bone in horses that affects the front feet

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Sui Generis

unique

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Sanguinary

involving or causing much bloodshed

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Respire

to breathe

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Tripartite

  1. divided into or composed of three parts

  2. Having three corresponding parts or copies

  3. Made between or involving three parties

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Verbiage

a speech or writing that uses too many excessively complicated words and phrases

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