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Word: Occident

Definition: the West


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::: substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
::: matin - \'ee(matinee) dramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon
::: aerie - (aery,eyrie,eyry) nest of a large bird of prey
::: layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
::: compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
::: filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
::: hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
::: console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
::: foresight - ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future
::: sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore