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MICROCOSM

(n) the world in miniature

MILIEU

(n) environment; surroundings

MINUSCULE

(adj) very tiny

MISANTHROPIC

(adj) hating mankind

MITIGATE

(v) to moderate the effect of something

MOLLIFY

(v) to soften; to soothe; to pacify

MONOLITHIC

(adj) massive, solid, uniform, and unyielding

MORIBUND

(adj) dying

MOROSE

(adj) gloomy; sullen

MORTIFY

(adj) to humiliate

MUNDANE

(adj) ordinary; pretty boring; not heavenly and eternal

MUNIFICENT

(adj) very generous; lavish

MYOPIA

(adj) nearsightedness; lack of foresight

MYRIAD

(n) a huge number

NARCISSISM

(n) excessive love of one's body or oneself

NEBULOUS

(adj) vague; hazy; indistinct

NEFARIOUS

(adj) evil; flagrantly wicked

NEOLOGISM

(n) new world or phrase; a new usage of a word

NEPOTISM

(n) showing favoritism to friend or family in business or politics

NIHILISM

(n) the belief that there are no values or morals int he universe

NOMINAL

(adj) in name only; insignificant; A-okay (during rocket launches)

NOSTALGIA

(n) sentimental longing for the bast; homesickness

NOTORIOUS

(adj) famous for something bad

NOVEL

(adj) new; original

NOXIOUS

(adj) harmful; offensive

NUANCE

(n) a subtle difference or distinction

MORT

death

NEC/NIC/NOX

harm, death

NOV/NEO/NOU

new

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