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::: fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
::: quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
::: recapitulate - summarize
::: zenith - point directly overhead in the sky; summit; acme; highest point
::: ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
::: amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
::: monogram - design composed of one or more initials of a name; V.
::: pedigree - line of ancestors; ancestry; lineage; ADJ. (of an animal) descended from of a chosen family; Ex. pedigree dog; CF. crane's foot
::: restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
::: pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.