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apprehensive - fearful; discerning
militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
garnish - decorate; add a garnish to; decorate (food or drink) with small items such as lemon slices; N.
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
predecessor - former occupant of a post
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
retrograde - go backwards; recede; degenerate; deteriorate; ADJ.