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Factor (noun, verb) Definition: (n.) 1. an element contributing to the result of something; 2. a mathematical quantity multiplied with other numbers, or the amount by which something is multiplied; 3. a person or organization...

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Usury (noun) Definition: 1. the act of lending money while charging the borrower a terribly large or illegally high amount of interest; 2. excessive interest on a loan. Usury originally referred to money lent with...

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Collateral (noun, adjective) Definition: (n.) 1. a security pledged for the repayment of a loan; 2. accompaniment to something else (as in: collateral damage); Example Sentences: -This brochure is one of the best collateral pieces...

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Nemesis (noun) Definition: 1. an arch rival, especially one who seems incapable of being overcome or beaten; 2. something that harms or interferes with something else, especially good intentions; 3. a just punishment that results...

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Inordinate (adjective) Definition: more than what is considered a normal amount Example Sentences: – Joanne was excited about the prom, she spent an inordinate amount of time picking out a dress. – The flight was...

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Euphony (noun) Definition: a pleasant, harmonious quality of sound formed when words are combined to create smooth enunciation of letters and syllables Example Sentences: – To some people, opera is a euphony; to others rap...

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