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aptitude - fitness; talent
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
miscreant - wretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
billowing - swelling out in waves; surging
fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument
dispatch - speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill