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circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
tepid - lukewarm; slightly warm;
reputable - respectable; having a good reputation
abrogate - abolish
circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
discretion - prudence; ability to adjust actions to circumstances; freedom of action or judgment; ADJ. discreet; CF. discretionary
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
irrepressible - unable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
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