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hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
miscellaneous - made up of a variety of parts
abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
undertaker - funeral director; one whose business is to arrange burials
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child
nutrient - nourishing substance; ADJ: providing nourishment