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Flashcards in Chapter 5 Vocab (Into the Wild) Deck (13):
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materialistic

Bourgeois

2

Members of a community who vote to elect their leaders

Constituents

3

Residents

Denizens

4

Claimed to champion

Espoused

5

Foolish, ridiculous

Fatuous

6

Someone who follows a defined set of ideas or way of thinking

Ideologue

7

Crude or ignorant people

Lumpen

8

containing a contradiction

Oxymoronic

9

having holes or gaps that allows something to pass through or be absorbed

Porous

10

The basic or primitive developmental level; fundamental

Primordial

11

Rheumy

Runny; watery

12

Inactive; lacking exercise

Sedentary

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Heavy; graceless

Turgid