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::: salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
::: anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
::: solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
::: expository - explanatory; serving to explain; N. exposition: explaining; exhibition
::: assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
::: contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
::: augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
::: replete - fully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
::: perceptive - insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
::: merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn