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compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)
forward - presumptuous or bold
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
osseous - made of bone; bony
clemency - disposition to be lenient in deciding punishments; mildness as of the weather; ADJ. clement