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facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
unravel - disentangle; solve
encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher
hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
negligible - so small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
consecrate - dedicate; sanctify; declare as sacred; Ex. consecrate one's life to helping the poor
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)