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comprehend - include; understand
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)
ludicrous - laughable; ridiculous; trifling
cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
charm - quality of pleasing; amulet; action or formula thought to have magical power; spell; V: attract; cast a spell on; bewitch
default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)