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chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
dregs - sediment in a liquid; lees; worthless residue
inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
recapitulate - summarize
flighty - (esp. of a woman's behavior) capricious; often changing, esp. from one lover to another; impulsive
embody - give a bodily form to; incorporate; include