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Flashcards in DAY 52 Deck (41):
1

abide

v. inhabit, reside

2

accomplished

adj. skilled, proficient

3

apprehend

v. understand, grasp, comprehend

4

average

n. mean, median

5

blend

v. compound, fuse, combine, mingle

6

block

1. n. obstacle, barrier, blockade
2. v. prevent, hinder

7

compel

v. oblige, force, coerce

8

constraint

n. imitation, hindrance, confinement, restriction

9

couple

n. pair, brace, duo

10

disorder

n. chaos, disorganization, mess

11

encounter

v. meet, face

12

erroneous

adj. incorrect, mistaken, false

13

expertise

n. art, craft, skill, mastery

14

fame

n. renown, reputation, eminence

15

found

v. create, set up, establish

16

imitate

v. simulate, mimic, copy

17

incredulous

adj. skeptical, doubtful, dubious

18

in opposition to

phr. counter to, con

19

means

n. method, way, process

20

medium

n. means, instrument

21

misleading

adj. deceptive, deluding, confusing

22

onset

n. beginning, opening, outbreak

23

overwhelm

v. overpower, crush

24

phenomenon

n. occurrence, appearance

25

pinnacle

n. the highest point, top, peak

26

pinpoint

adj. precise

27

pliable

adj. smoothly shaped, easy to shape, easily shaped

28

rear

v. raise, nurture, nurse

29

repair

v. mend, amend, fix

30

residue

n. remain, remnant, remainder, dreg

31

scanty

adj. short, scarce, sparse, meager

32

sense

n. meaning, signification, denotation

33

shard

n. fragment, piece

34

substrate

n. substratum, underlying layer

35

subtle

adj. highly perceived, imperceptible, elusive

36

suitable

adj. appropriate, proper, fit

37

tedious

adj. tiresome, irksome, wearisome

38

toxic

adj. poisonous, noxious, toxicant, venemous

39

ultimately

adv. eventually, in the end, finally, after all, at last

40

universary

adv. everywhere, generally, invariably

41

usual

adj. typical, common, accustomed, familiar