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aptitude - fitness; talent
countermand - cancel; revoke (an order)
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
lancet - small surgical tool for making incisions
egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey
allege - state without proof