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glamor - compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous
navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
reprobation - severe disapproval; CF. approbation
abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
stultify - make stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)