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comprehensive
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a. thorough; including all or everything; broad in scope
Mr. Skubel has since completed what he describes as a comprehensive two-week training program and is now setting up his franchise in his hometown.
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concept
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n. something formed in mind; thought or notion
The local chain concept is simple: identify your customer, cater to their tastes and once successful, expand within a neighborhood.
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concurrent
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a. simultaneous; coincident; occurring or operating at the same time
The Winter War fought between Finland, and the Soviet Union was a concurrent war to World War II, and thus is covered in its own main article.
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condiment
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n. seasoning; something used to give relish to food; something used to enhance the flavor of food, like salt or pepper
Indians rarely, if ever, use this condiment, which is so essential to the civilized white.
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condition
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n. mode or state of being; fitness; existing circumstances
The Organization Man survives as a modern classic because it captures a permanent part of our social condition.
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conductivity
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n. transmission of heat or electricity or sound
How does the electrical conductivity of water at the study site vary across seasons?
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confinement
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n. state of being confined; restraint within limits; any restraint of liberty by force
After the verdict, his lawyers claimed he had mental stress caused by confinement and called for the court to suspend the appeals trial until it improved.
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confining
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a. restricting scope or freedom of action; crowded
Obviously, you will travel in a confining ship with humans.
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confirm
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v. support or establish the certainty or validity of; verify
In the aftermath of Saturday's mass poisoning, the authorities imposed a virtual news blackout, refusing even to confirm how many people had died.
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conformity
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n. similarity in form or character; agreement
Their actions were in conformity with their declared intentions.
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congratulation
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n. act of acknowledging that someone has an occasion for celebration
After Discovery's liftoff, NASA officials were in a jubilant mood, talking of the power and majesty of the launch and the congratulation and back-slapping at ground control.
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congruity
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n. relation or agreement between things; fitness; harmony; correspondence; consistency.
There must be, in spite of all indifference and hostility of nature to human interests, some congruity of nature with man or life could not exist.
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connoisseur
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n. specialist; a person with expert knowledge or training, especially in the fine arts
A literature professor by training and a self-taught art connoisseur, Charles Ryskamp served three decades as a director, first of the Pierpont Morgan Library.
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consecutive
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a. following one after another without interruption; sequential
The consecutive file saving method also created some problems.
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consequence
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n. result; relation of a result to its cause; logical conclusion or inference
Another consequence is the generation of distrust between the grassroots and the leadership.
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consequent
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a. resulting; following as a logical conclusion
His retirement and consequent spare time enabled him to travel more.
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conservative
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a. favoring traditional views and values; tending to oppose change
It's still far from clear whether he can persuade his more conservative colleagues in the regime to support the process.
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conserve
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v. retain; protect from loss or harm; preserve; use carefully or sparingly, avoiding waste
One way to conserve is to make cars more efficient.
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considerably
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ad. substantially; significantly; to a degree worth considering
While their mood improved, consumers' outlook had dimmed considerably from the mid-70s levels earlier in the year, when the economic recovery was faster.
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considerate
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a. thoughtful; marked by consideration or reflection; deliberate
I thanked her for her considerate choice, and as I really felt fatigued with my long journey, expressed my readiness to retire.
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