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allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
repast - meal; feast; banquet
resplendent - brilliant; splendid in appearance; dazzling; glorious
captious - faultfinding; too critical
palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
kernel - central or vital part; core; whole seed (as of corn)
skulduggery - (skullduggery) dishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
cornice - projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars); ó
catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis