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Fabrication of results is falsification of data
Idiosyncratic behavior is quirky and unique to an individual
A despotic tyrant is a very tyrannical tyrant!
A tractable animal is docile and easily lead
Incontrovertible proof cannot be denied
Decorous behavior is good and correct
A pertinent remark is very relevant
Avant-­‐garde films are innovative and ahead of popular taste
Untoward circumstances are unforeseen
To foment trouble is to stir it up
Unequivocal agreement is unanimous and unhesitating
Tacit approval is implied but not spoken out loud
An egregious blunder is an outstandingly bad mistake
Unprepossessing appearance is not very attractive
To whet the appetite is to sharpen or intensify
Turbid water is murky and not at all clear
Parochial outlook is narrow and concerned with mainly local matters
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