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transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
defoliate - destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
aversion - firm dislike
static - having no motion; unchanging; lacking development; N. stasis: stable state
edify - instruct; correct morally
geriatrics - medical treatment and care of old age
probity - uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility
dubious - questionable; (of something) causing doubt; (of someone) filled with doubt; N. dubiety