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taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
spatial - relating to space
nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.