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Flashcards in 6/20/14 Deck (12):
1

cherubim

A member of the second order of angels

2

expedite

to speed up the progress, hasten

3

petulant

showing irritation over something that is of little importance

4

pediment

a gently sloping rock surface at the foot of a steep slope, as of a mountain, usually thinly covered with alluvium.

5

subterfuge

a way to evade a rule, escape a consequence, or hide something

6

conjugate

to inflect a verb, take it through its tenses

7

controvert

to argue against

8

consecrate

to make holy, sacred

9

coronet

a small crown

10

arbitrate

to submit to mediation

11

harlequin

comical figure

12

ordinate

the y axis of a coordinate