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ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
rebus - representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.
inebriate - make drunk; intoxicate; N. intoxicated person
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
endorse - approve; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
evanescent - fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce
rudimentary - elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
dint - means; effort; Ex. by dint of hard work
apothecary - druggist; pharmacist