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Flashcards in AT Word List 10 #7 Deck (24):
1

Mallet

a hammer made of wood

2

Martinet

strict person

3

Mawkish

overly sentimental

4

Mired

stuck in mmud

5

Mollify

to calm; too sooth

6

Moratorium

an official delay

7

Motley

made up of different colors or parts

8

Muster

to gather

9

Myriad

many

10

Neologism

a new word of phrase

11

Nip

to cut; to bite

12

Nullify

to make insignificant; to negate

13

Oblivion

the state of being forgotten

14

Officiate

to perform an official duty; to referee

15

Opportune

advantageous

16

Ordain

to appoint to office

17

Ostentatious

showy; extravagant

18

Overwrought

overly excited; overdone

19

Palpable

touchable; material

20

Pant

to breath

21

Parity

equality

22

Pastel

light color

23

Pauper

beggar; poor person

24

Pendant

something suspended on a rope or chain