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circumvent - outwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
whim - sudden capricious idea; fancy
condone - overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
sobriety - moderation (especially regarding indulgence in alcohol); seriousness
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine