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Unformatted text preview: liberal / adj The philanthropist was quite magnanimous and benefecient. Insolent boldly rude or disrespectful; contemptuously impertinent; insulting brazen / adj His insolent attitude showed he did not come from a family of high stature. Debunk to expose or excoriate (a claim, assertion, sentiment, etc.) as being pretentious, false, or exaggerated lampoon / v The scientist successfully debunked a popular theory, proving the chicken came before the egg Adroit expert or nimble in the use of the hands or body. Adj Clever / clumsy The yo-yoists adroit movements proved he was superior in his craft. Amalgam an alloy of mercury with another metal or metals. n The amalgam was used in the thermometer to measure temperature....
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