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adroit - skillful (in using mind or hand)
mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
pharisee - Pharisee: member of an ancient Jewish group that emphasized strict observance of the Mosaic law (considering themselves very holy); hypocritical self-righteous person
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
paroxysm - fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
palate - roof of the mouth; sense of the taste
havoc - widespread damage; disorder; chaos
mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
devotee - enthusiastic follower; enthusiast; Ex. devotee of Bach