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Evince

evince–verb: prove; display clearly; provoke.

The man’s grimy hands evinced me he was a capable mechanic.

The toddler’s talent evinced itself as crayon on the nursery walls. 12 more words

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Helpmeet

helpmeet–noun: helpmate: wife.

She had proven herself an industrious helpmeet, keeping their house in order.

The man later understood his helpmate provided the cornerstone of their marriage.

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VOCABULARY FOR BANKING

Vocabulary:

Rekening : account

Rekening tabungan: savings account

Rekening giro: checking account, current account, demand account

Bertanya: ask

Saldo: balance

Uang kertas: banknote

Uang kecil: small change… 130 more words

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Definition: Blockade

Blockade simply means to block an area from being able to trade with others. Much of the time this happens with boats. Watch the following video for an illustrated example:

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Remand

remand–verb: cause, by order,┬áto go back to a place.

The disappointed diner remanded his steak to the kitchen.

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Pastiche

pastiche–noun: art that closely and deliberately mimics previous work.

Yet another impersonator launched into an uninspired Elvis pastiche.

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Anguine

anguine–adjective: like a snake.

Eager to buy phones, hundreds of shoppers formed an anguine line.

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