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Flashcards in 39 Deck (20):
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metropolis

a very large or important city

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emporium

a store or shop

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multitude

great number of things or people

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vivid

seeming like real life because it is very clear, bright, or detailed

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residual

remaining after a process has been completed or something has been removed

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vibrant

having or showing great life, activity, and energy

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mannered

behaving in a certain way

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formulaic

produced according to a formula; not new or original

9

cortisone

a hormone that is used to treat arthritis and other diseases

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superfluous

beyond what is needed; not necessary

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feasible

possible to do

12

constitute

to make up or form something

13

depreciate

to cause (something) to have a lower price or value

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legitimize

to make legitimate; to make real, accepted, or official

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subsidize

to help someone or something pay for the costs of (something)

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eschew

to avoid especially because you do not think it is right, proper, etc.

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chronicle

to describe a series of events in the order that they happened

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amend

to change some of the words and often the meaning of

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forgo

to give up the use or enjoyment of

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reiterate

to repeat something you have already said in order to emphasize it