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compute

make a mathematical calculation or computation

odyssey

N. an extended adventurous voyage or trip

acquisition

something gained, especially by one's own effort

conducive

tending to bring about

discernible

recognizable by sight or intellect

equate

to make equal oequivalent

ebb

fall away or decline

doctrine

a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school

ameliorate

to improve or better

spire

a tall tower that forms the superstructure of a building (usually a church or temple) and that tapers to a point at the top

presume

to take for granted, assume or suppose; to dare, take upon onself, take liberties

moderator

someone who presides over a forum or debate

trek

make a long and difficult journey

philanthropist

someone who makes charitable donations intended to increase human well-being

ziggurat

a rectangular tiered temple or terraced mound erected by the ancient Assyrians and Babylonians

contrition

remorse, repentance, bitter regret felt owing to wrongdoing

exorbitant

going beyond the limits of what is fair, reasonable or expected( adj

proposition

a statement to be proved, explained, or discussed

manifest

to show plainly

regal

of,relating to, or suitable for a monarch;royal

proficient

very good at doing something ;expert

denote

to severe a a mark or indication of

jingoistic

supportive of extreme nationalism characterized by a belligerent foreign policy

laudable

desevring commendation;praiseworthy

pendulous

hanging lossely;suspened so as to swing or sway

bestow

to present a a gift

unpalatable

not pleasing to taste

precursor

one that precedes another; a forerunner or predessor

quondam

former; that once was

arid

not having enough rainfall to support agriculture

align

to bring into line

peril

the state of being in great danger

sweeping

having wide-ranging influence of effect

affirm

to declare to be true; assert

hued

colored

procure

to obtain

commence

to begin;start

edifice

an impressive or large biulding

enumerate

to name one after another; list

herald

to proclaim; announce

analogous

similar or alike in such a way as to permit a comparison

subtle

shrewd,keen,clever,or sly

coalition

an alliance,especially a temporary one, of people,parties,or nations

requisite

requirement

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