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comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
connivance - pretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
precipitous - steep; overhasty; precipitate
pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald
quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
artifacts - object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.