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19 terms

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acquit
To officially declare the innocence of somebody after they have been charged with a crime
adamant
Being extremely determined and resolute in one's opinions; not influenced by others who ask to reconsider
additive
An ingredient added to food to change the food in some way
apportion
to break up and give something different to someone or some people
arcane
hard or not possible to comprehend
be priced out of
to be forced out of competition due to pricing
be at issue
to disagree; to have a different viewpoint
binary
consisting of two (units or components or elements or terms) or based on two
bounty
amount of money offered to someone in compensation for finding either a criminal or a person wanted by the law
canon
principle, standard, general rule
caviar
salty fish eggs of a big fish that are consumed as a delicacy
censure
Harsh criticism(n.), To submit someone or something to harsh criticism (v.)
civic
pertaining to the gov't of a town/city
civil
pertaining to the occurrences of citizens or groups of citizens within the state
cornerstone
a person or a thing is extremely important to something else
crest
The uppermost part of something that rises or slants upwards (n.), to arrive at or rise to a peak (v.)
crestfallen
upset or disillusioned, especially after being excited or certain of something
elude
to run away from or get around someone or something by using craftiness, skill or ingenuity
exhort
urge on or encourage especially by shouts