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Unformatted text preview: APOCRYPHAL (uh POK ruh ful) adj, of dubious authenticity; fictitious; spurious APTITUDE (AP tuh tood) n, capacity for learning; natural ability ARDENT (AHR dunt) adj, passionate, enthusiastic ASSUAGE (uh SWAYJ) v, to soothe; to pacify; to ease the pain of; to relieve AUSPICIOUS (aw SPISH us) adj, favorable; promising; pointing to a good result BASTION (BAS chun) n, stronghold; fortress; fortified place BAUBLE (BAH bul) n, a showy but worthless or useless thing; a trinket, trifle BEDEW (be DOO) v, to make wet with or as if with drops of dew BELITTLE (bih LIT ul) v, to make to seem little; to put someone down BILLOW (bil OH) v, to surge, swell, or rise like or in a great wave...
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