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levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
converge - approach; tend to meet; come together
objective - not influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim
potential - expressing possibility; latent; N: capacity for growth
beneficiary - person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will
allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)