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to impress upon the mind of another by frequent instruction or repetition; instill


the basic facilities, services, and installations needed for the functioning of a community or society, such as transportation and communications systems, water and power lines, and public institutions including schools, post offices, and prisons


to insert or introduce between other elements or parts


the use of words to express something different from and often opposite to their literal meaning


not interesting; dull


of, relating to, or produced by motion


to kneel and touch the forehead to the ground in expression of deep respect, worship, or submission, as formerly done in China

laissez faire

an economic doctrine that opposes governmental regulation of or interference in commerce beyond the minimum necessary for a free-enterprising system to operate according to its own economic laws


a dictionary


very talkative; garrulous

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