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concerted - mutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together
mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
tranquillity - calmness; peace
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
valid - logically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food