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seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
valid - logically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
simplistic - oversimplified
indisputable - too certain to be disputed; beyond doubt
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
abbreviate - shorten
infidel - unbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)