1. age of consent the minimum age for marrying without parental consent or the minimum age for consensual sexual relations; intercourse at an earlier age can result in a charge of assault or statutory rape; the age differs in different states of the Union
  2. tacit consent (law) tacit approval of someone's wrongdoing
  3. advice and consent a legal expression in the United States Constitution that allows the Senate to constrain the President's powers of appointment and treaty-making
  4. Age of Reason a movement in Europe from about 1650 until 1800 that advocated the use of reason and individualism instead of tradition and established doctrine
  5. ignescent can emit sparks or burst into flame
  6. voice of conscience an inner voice that judges your behavior
  7. informed consent consent by a patient to undergo a medical or surgical treatment or to participate in an experiment after the patient understands the risks involved
  8. consent give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to
  9. Wisconsinite a native or resident of Wisconsin
  10. self-consistent not self-contradictory
  11. cognoscente an expert able to appreciate a field
  12. evanescent tending to vanish like vapor
  13. cognisant (sometimes followed by `of') having or showing knowledge or understanding or realization or perception
  14. Gerea canescens slender hairy plant with few leaves and golden-yellow flower heads; sandy desert areas of southeastern California to southwestern Utah and western Arizona and northwestern Mexico
  15. Amorpha canescens shrub of sandy woodlands and stream banks of western United States having hoary pinnate flowers and dull-colored racemose flowers; thought to indicate the presence of lead ore
  16. plea of insanity (criminal law) a plea in which the defendant claims innocence due to mental incompetence at the time
  17. self-conceited characteristic of false pride
  18. Afghanistani a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan
  19. incognizant (often followed by `of') not aware
  20. Afghanistan a mountainous landlocked country in central Asia

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