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Flashcards in DAY 57 Deck (39):
1

apply

v. use, employ, utilize

2

appreciate

v. recognize, value, esteem

3

available

adj. accessible, obtainable, usable

4

capitalize on

phr. take advantage of

5

consumption

n. use, waste

6

detract

v. reduce, diminish, lessen

7

dimension

n. size

8

erect

1. adj. upright, vertical, perpendicular
2. v. build, construct, set up

9

exceptional

adj. abnormal, unusual, extraordinary

10

express

v. communicate, represent, disclose, reveal

11

expressly

adv. definitely, clearly

12

fit

v. adjust, customize, modify, shape

13

habitual

adj. customary, regular, usual

14

harness

v. utilize

15

implausible

adj. unbelievable, improbable

16

institute

v. establish, start

17

juncture

n. connection, junction

18

long

v. desire, crave, yearn, pine

19

mysterious

adj. puzzling, mystic, inscrutable

20

obsolete

adj. unused, out of use; out of date, outdated

21

omit

v. exclude

22

owing to

phr. because of

23

point out

phr. indicate, show

24

prevail

v. triumph, dominate, master, overcome

25

recede

v. withdraw, retreat

26

reluctant

adj. unwilling, disinclined, loath

27

scour

1. v. search, hunt, seek
2. v. rub, polish, scrub, scrape

28

signal

v. indicate, beckon, sign, gesture

29

silhouette

v. outline

30

slightly

adv. somewhat, a little

31

stretch

1. v. extend, lengthen
2. n. area, reach, expanse, extent

32

surrounding

n. environment, condition, situation, atmosphere

33

susceptible

adj. prone, vulnerable, liable, subject to

34

tout

v. praise, hype, ballyhoo

35

trifling

adj. trivial, unimportant, petty

36

turbulance

n. agitation, tumult, commotion, turmoil

37

unsuitable

adj. unfit, improper, unseemly, inappropriate

38

void

adj. useless, ineffectual, vain

39

wielding

adj. using, exerting, exercising