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felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
entreat - plead; ask earnestly
plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
carapace - shell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
integrate - make whole; combine; make into one unit
aphasia - loss of speech due to injury or illness
waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
vehement - forceful; intensely emotional; with marked vigor; strong; N. vehemence
oligarchy - government by a privileged few