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::: thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
::: perfidious - treacherous; disloyal; N. perfidy: treachery
::: carat - (karat) unit of weight for precious stones; measure of the purity of gold
::: convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
::: hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
::: consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
::: optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
::: encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
::: apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
::: friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against