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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!

slake

verb :: To allay; to quench; to extinguish; to satisfy one's thirst.
verb :: To go out; to become extinct; to slacken; to become relaxed.

"My first act on coming to this water was, of course, to slake my thirst." --Wells, H.G.

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Pan-tech-ni-con

noun :: A depository or place where all sorts of manufactured articles are collected for sale.

Sealed packing-cases went north and east and west to various pantechnicons, and the engines were boxed with peculiar care." --Wells, H.G.

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pel-lu-cid

adjective :: Transparent; clear; translucent; not opaque.

"In the atmosphere of the Easterly weather, as pellucid as a piece of crystal and refracting like a prism, we could see the appalling numbers of our helpless company, even to those who in more normal conditions would have remained invisible, sails down under the horizon." --Conrad, Joseph

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prof·li·gate

adjective :: Recklessly wasteful; wildly extravagant.

"The rest of Prince John's retinue consisted of the favourite leaders of his mercenary troops, some marauding barons and profligate attendants upon the court, with several Knights Templars and Knights of St John." --Scott, Walter

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sol-vent

adj :: Able to pay all legal debts.

"After winning the lottery, the Smiths were solvent and they even started saving money."

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