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Flashcards in AT Word List #12 7 Deck (23):
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Monstrosity

an outrageous or hideous thing

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Negation

a contradiction

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Nobility

ruling class

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Nonchalance

the state of not caring

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Novelist

a writer of novels

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Objection

a statement of disagreement

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Obstacle

something that gets in the way

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Onset

the beginning

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Outstrip

to surpass

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Overlook

to ignore

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Pallid

pale; colorless

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Parasite

one who lives at the expense of others

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Patron

customer

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Penitentiary

prison

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Perceptual

involving awarness

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Perjury

a lie

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Phenomenology

the study of observable events

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Phelgmatic

unexitable

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Picturesque

beautiful; charming

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Placid

peaceful

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Pointed

sharp

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Practicality

usefulness without regard for apearnace

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Procurement

something obtained