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modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
variegated - (esp. of a flower or leaf) many-colored
illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
palate - roof of the mouth; sense of the taste
venerable - deserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get
amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing
assurance - firm statement that something is certainly true; promise or pledge; certainty; confidence in one's own ability; self-confidence; Ex. In spite of all his assurances, he did not come back; Ex. assurance of his loyalty; Ex. The teacher lacked assurance in fron of his class; V. assure; tell firmly with confidence; ensure; make (something) certain to heappen; make (someone) feel sure; give confidence to; ADJ. assured: self-assured; confident in one's own ability; showing certainty