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apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
ventral - abdominal
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
ventilate - admit fresh air into to replace stale air
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
ratiocination - reasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
venturesome - (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky
venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
sophist - teacher of philosophy; quibbler; employer of fallacious reasoning; N. sophism: plausible but fallacious argument