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advent
the introduction of a new product, idea, custom etc
ambiguous
not clear and therefore capable of being understood in more than one way
connotation
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary meaning
decipher
to find the meaning of (something that is difficult to read or understand)
denote
to ​represent or ​mean something
illiterate
not knowing how to read and write
ingenious
(of a person) clever, original, and inventive
inscription
words that are written on or cut into a surface
Heimlich maneuver
an emergency method of removing something that is stuck in a person’s throat and is preventing that person from breathing, performed by putting sudden pressure on the person’s stomach
act out
to behave badly because you are unhappy or upset, often in ways that you are not aware of