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Flashcards in Brown College Board Test Section 03 Deck (24):
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Rescind

To take back

2

Peripheral

Not important

3

Facetious

Flippant with skill

4

Complacent

Comfortable (too comfortable)

5

Marginal

Insignificant

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Arbitrary

Not based on a reason

7

Cataclysmic

Disastrous

8

Inane

Silly; Stupid

9

Expedient

Speed things up; Instrumental

10

Eccentric

Weird; Unusual

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Incongruous (With)

Not fitting

12

Ludicrous

Absurd; Unbelievable

13

Inept

Having or showing no skill

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Nonchalant

Not being concerned

15

Magnanimous

Extremely generous (Merciful)

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Scrupulous

Pay close attention to every detail

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Discern

Distinguish; Recognize

18

Impugns

Call into question

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Contentious

Controversial

20

Condone

To forgive

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Cosmopolitan

Worldly, sophisticated

22

Nuance

Subtlety

23

Artifice

Construction; Something man-made

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Denotation

Meaning of something

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