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garner - gather; store up; amass
flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
kernel - central or vital part; core; whole seed (as of corn)
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
scrupulous - conscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker
cozen - cheat; hoodwink; swindle
missive - letter; written statement; CF. sent
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex