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Kylah Roan, Editor

May 15, 2019

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per·sist·ence /pərˈsistəns/ noun firm or obstinate continuance in a course of action in spite of difficulty or opposition. "companies must have patience and persistence, but the rewards are there" ...

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Kylah Roan, Editor

April 17, 2019

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con·spic·u·ous /kənˈspikyo͞oəs/ adjective standing out so as to be clearly visible. "he was very thin, with a conspicuous Adam's apple" attracting notice or attention. "he showed conspicuous...

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Kylah Roan, Editor

April 11, 2019

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a·sy·lum [əˈsīləm] NOUN (political asylum) the protection granted by a nation to someone who has left their native country as a political refugee. "she applied for asylum and was granted refugee ...

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Kylah Roan, Editor

April 1, 2019

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ex·tem·po·ra·ne·ous /ikˌstempəˈrānēəs/ adjective adjective: extemporaneous spoken or done without preparation. "an extemporaneous speech" ...

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Kylah Roan, Publisher/Editor

March 21, 2019

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ses·qui·pe·da·li·an /ˌseskwəpəˈdālyən/ adjective FORMAL (of a word) polysyllabic; long. "sesquipedalian surnames" characterized by long words; long-winded. "the sesquipe...

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March 8, 2019

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rendezvous[rahn-duh-voo, -dey-; French rahn-de-voo] noun, plural ren·dez·vous [rahn-duh-vooz; French rahn-de-voo] /ˈrɑn dəˌvuz; French rɑ̃ dɛˈvu/.an agreement between two or more persons to meet at a certa...

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February 26, 2019

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snol·ly·gos·ter /ˈsnälēˌɡästər/ noun INFORMAL•US a shrewd, unprincipled person, especially a politician. "snollygosters must be thrown out of political office and other positions of power...

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Kylah Roan, Editor

February 12, 2019

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pal·la·di·um1 /pəˈlādēəm/ noun noun: palladium; symbol: Pd the chemical element of atomic number 46, a rare silvery-white metal resembling platinum. pal·la·di·um2 noun ARCHAIC noun: palladium; plu...

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Kylah Roan, Editor

January 29, 2019

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charisma 1. compelling attractiveness or charm that can inspire devotion in others. "she enchanted guests with her charisma" synonyms: charm, presence, aura, personality, force of personality, strength of cha...

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Kylah, editor

January 25, 2019

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con·stel·late [ˈkänstəlāt] VERB literary form or cause to form into a cluster or group; gather together. "the towns and valleys where people constellate" ·  ...

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