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Flashcards in AT Word List 10 #4 Deck (24):
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Diorama

miniature scene in three dimensions

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Disburse

to pay out money

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Disdain

to look down upon

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Disparity

difference

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Dissension

act of disagreeing

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Disten

to stretch; to extend

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Docile

gentle; obedient

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Domineer

to boss around

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Downplay

to reduce in importance

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Dross

useless material

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Edifice

a large building

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Effrontery

open rudeness

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Elegy

song or poem for the dead

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Elusive

hard to cath; evasive

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Embellishment

decoration

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Empiricism

practice of relying on observation and experience

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Encompass

to include

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Entail

to involve

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Enumeration

numbered list

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Epochal

important; pertaining to a particular period of history

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Erudition

knowledge acquired from books

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Ethereal

not physical; spiritual

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Evocative

bringing out a reaction; stimulation

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Execrable

very bad