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Flashcards in AT Word List 6 #10 Deck (22):
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Rigor

severity; strictness

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Rotund

round; fat

3

Rudimentary

elementary; basic

4

Salutary

beneficial; heathful

5

Sanguine

optimistic; cheeful

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Savant

someone who knows a lot

7

Scorn

to show dislike and disrespect

8

Scuttle

to sink a ship by cutting holes in it

9

Secrete

to give off a liquid or other substances

10

Sentinel

a guard

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Shard

a fragment or piece

12

Sieve

mesh used for straining or seperating

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Slacken

to become slower

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Slough

a swamp; muddy hole

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Smorgasbord

meal involving many different kinds of foods

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Snuff

tobacco inhaled through the nose

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Somnambulist

sleepwaker

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Sorcerer

one who practices witchcraft

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Sparse

thinly spread; almost bare

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Spurn

to reject openly

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Staid

Serious

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Status Quo

then unchanging way things are