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archives - public records; place where public records are kept
impoverish - make poor; deprive of natural strength or something important; Ex. impoverished soil
reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
cadet - student at a military school
distinction - honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
dissertation - formal essay; treatise
blatant - extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
intelligentsia - intellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)
poise - good judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position
malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence