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::: fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
::: demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
::: ruthless - pitiless; merciless; cruel
::: perjury - false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
::: solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
::: precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented
::: foliage - masses of leaves; CF. defoliate
::: symbiosis - interdependent relationship (between groups, species) often mutually beneficial; ADJ. symbiotic; CF. together + life
::: repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
::: optometrist - one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects