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smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
animosity - active enmity
forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine
invalidate - weaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
culpable - deserving blame; blameworthy
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
demise - death
dissolution - disintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
rummage - ransack; thoroughly search
optimist - person who looks on the bright side; N. optimism