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assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
imply - suggest a meaning not expressed; signify
temperament - characteristic frame of mind; disposition; emotional excess; ADJ. temperamental: of temperament; having frequent changes of temper; Ex. temperamental dislike of sports; Ex. temperamental actress
confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
stolid - dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
multifarious - varied; greatly diversified; Ex. multifarious activities
commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
tarnish - make or become dull or discolored; N.