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derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
tenacity - firmness; persistence
navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
ashen - ash-colored; deadly pale
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
absolute - complete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism
audit - examination of accounts of a business; official examination; V.
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry