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adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
insightful - discerning; perceptive
verity - quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
libel - defamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
cohesion - tendency to keep together
effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid