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palate - roof of the mouth; sense of the taste
entomology - study of insects
tenet - doctrine; dogma
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
plaudit - praise; enthusiastic approval; round(succession or series) of applause; ADJ. plauditory; CF. applaud
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation