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augment - increase; add to
quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
terminus - last stop of railroad; end
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy
assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
equitable - fair; impartial; OP. inequitable
delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious