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encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher
premonition - forewarning; presentiment; foreboding
functionary - official (who performs a particular function)
enhance - increase; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve
fundamental - basic; primary; essential
apposite - appropriate; fitting
brackish - somewhat saline
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
usury - lending money at illegal high rates of interest