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::: prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
::: validate - make valid; confirm; ratify
::: vie - contend; compete
::: taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
::: ecliptic - path of the sun and the planets
::: surmount - overcome
::: buffoon - stupid person; clown
::: harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
::: hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
::: salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health