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horticultural - pertaining to cultivation of gardens; N. horticulture: science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants; CF. agriculture: science or art of farming or growing crops
barefaced - shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
sober - serious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober
edify - instruct; correct morally
polarize - split into opposite extremes or camps