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verisimilar - having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
invalid - one incapacitated(disabled) by a chronic illness; ADJ: incapacitated by illness; not valid; null; V: allow to leave (a military force) because of ill-health
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
privation - lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor