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sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
plethora - excess; overabundance; Ex. a plethora of excuses
vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
nutrition - process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
aggregate - sum; total; ADJ. V: gather into a mass or whole; accumulate; add up to; Ex. aggregate 100 dollars
awful - terrible; very bad
consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance