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levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
heterodox - (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child
overthrow - topple; N.
inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
increment - increase
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth