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splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
indubitable - unable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable
laity - laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy
solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism