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decent, ethical, honest, honorable, just, noble, respectable, righteous, stand-up, upright, upstanding
base, dishonest, dishonorable, ignoble, low, unethical, unjust, unprincipled, unrighteous, unworthy
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principle of acceleration
principle of association
principle of causality
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esteemed in general opinion
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It relates to godfathers.
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