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meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
dialectical - relating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
convoke - call together; Ex. convoke Parliament; N. convocation
humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
mercurial - capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood
reparable - capable of being repaired
thrifty - careful about money; economical; N. thrift
dominant - exercising the most influence; high and easily seen; stronger than the other part of a system; not recessive
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry