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Flashcards in 12,13, & 14 Deck (30):
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Inequality

Disparity

2

Similar in kind

Homogeneous

3

To vary from a path

Deviate

4

The exact opposite

Antithesis

5

A slight degree of difference

Nuance

6

Equivalent to

Tantamount

7

A comparison

Analogy

8

Agreement; harmony

Congruence

9

Mixed; varied

Heterogeneous

10

Corresponding in size or degree

Commensurate

11

Relating to a system of lords and vassals

Feudal

12

To take power by force

Usurp

13

A king or queen

Sovereign

14

Ruling with unlimited power

Autocratic

15

A social class of rank, wealth or profession

Caste

16

Relating to an all-controlling government

Totalitarian

17

Independence; self-determined

Autonomy

18

Government of few

Oligarchy

19

Dominance

Hegemony

20

A tyrant

Despot

21

Untidy

Slovenly

22

Anxiety

Trepidation

23

Hard work; steady effort

Diligence

24

Very precise

Meticulous

25

Showing careful attention to detail

Fastidious

26

Difficult to please

Finicky

27

Inattentive

Unmindful

28

Having good, sound judgment

Judicious

29

Unwise, thoughtless

Imprudent

30

Trivial details

Minutia