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::: mountebank - charlatan; boastful pretender
::: mogul - powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
::: relapse - return to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
::: expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
::: aquiline - curved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
::: quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
::: wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
::: whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
::: holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
::: seasonable - occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute