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alias - an assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
tenuous - thin; slim; rare
ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
intrepid - fearless
callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
hygiene - science and practice of the promotion and preservation of health; ADJ. hygienic: showing careful attention to cleanness (to prevent disease); Ex. hygienic condition
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable