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aptitude - fitness; talent
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
crestfallen - dejected; dispirited
prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
equinox - period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and autumn; Ex. vernal/autumnal equinox; ADJ. equinoctial
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word