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Flashcards in Bonus Week A Deck (20):
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impregnable

adj. incapable of being entered

2

toxic

adj. harmful

3

extenuating

adj. excusable

4

neophyte

n. beginner

5

patriarch

n. elder

6

forebodings

n. premonitions, evil omens

7

emanating

adj. coming from

8

miscreant

n. one who behaved badly

9

protocol

n. forms of ceremony

10

circuitous

adj. roundabout

11

knell

n. sound of a bell

12

macabre

n. gruesome

13

ramifications

n. complications

14

rapacious

adj. greedy, taking by force

15

insurgent

adj. rebellious

16

glut

n. oversupply

17

risible

adj. laughable

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dilatory

adj. delaying

19

specious

adj. deceptively attractive

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denouement

n. outcome