No human invention has destroyed the civilization that invented it. We haven't been careful or wise — just lucky  

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Provident Save


Meaning: frugal


Proscribe Save


Meaning: to ostracize


Personable Save


Meaning: pleasing in appearance


Forestall Save


Meaning: to act in a way to hinder


Estimable Save


Meaning: worthy


Enormity Save


Meaning: excessive wickedness


Arrest Save


Meaning: to suspend


Appropriate Save


Meaning: to take for one’s own use


Synthetic Save


Meaning: man made


Slight Save


Meaning: small


Trivial Save


Meaning: unimportant


Subjective Save


Meaning: not objective


Ensure Save


Meaning: to guarantee or make certain


Convention Save


Meaning: a generally agreed upon practice or attitude


Impose Save


Meaning: to compel or require


Admonish Save


Meaning: to reprove


Mitigate Save


Meaning: to make or become less severe or intense


Vitality Save


Meaning: vigor


Vital Save


Meaning: essential for or relating to life


Synthesis Save


Meaning: the combination of parts to make a whole


Sever Save


Meaning: to remove or separate by cutting off


Secrete Save


Meaning: to ensconce, conceal, or stow


No human invention has destroyed the civilization that invented it. We haven't been careful or wise — just lucky  

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