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You exercise your body to stay physically in shape, so why shouldn't you exercise your brain to stay mentally fit? With these daily exercises you will learn how to flex your mind, improve your creativity and boost your memory. As with any exercise, repetition is necessary for you to see improvement, so pick your favorite exercises from our daily suggestions and repeat them as desired. Try to do some mentalrobics every single day!

un-wont-ed

adj. :: Uncommon; unusual; infrequent; rare

"...for though it was a most unwonted hour, yet so impressive was the cry, and so deliriously exciting, that almost every soul on board instinctively desired a lowering." -- Melville, Herman

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hir-sute

adj. :: Rough with hair; set with bristles; shaggy.

adj. :: Rough and coarse; boorish.

"The backpackers had hirsute faces after having not shaved for 2 weeks."

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ar-bo-re-al

adj. :: Of or pertaining to a tree, or to trees; of nature of trees.

adj. :: Attached to, found in or upon, or frequenting, woods or trees; as, arboreal animals.

"The black apes were hairless and built thatched huts in their arboreal retreats." --Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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e-clat

noun :: Brilliancy of success or effort; splendor; brilliant show; striking effect; glory; renown.

noun :: Demonstration of admiration and approbation; applause.

"Having obtained the two Hundred Pounds, we instantly left the Town, leaving our Manager and his Wife to act Macbeth by themselves, and took the road to Sterling, where we spent our little fortune with great eclat." --Austen, Jane

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in-sou-ci-ant

adj. :: Careless; heedless; indifferent; unconcerned.

"The insouciant tourists wandered right into the most dangerous section of town."

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