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adept - expert at; very skilled
import - significance; importance; meaning
relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
migrant - changing its habitat; wandering; Ex. migrant birds/workers; N: one that migrates
respite - time for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve
granulate - form into grains or granules; N. granule: grain or particle
protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
cadence - rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm