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Flashcards in Day1.j Deck (20):
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equanimity

composure, calm

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epitome

a brief summary, perfect example of something

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epigram

a brief and usually witty or satirical saying

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ephemeral

lasting a very short time

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enormity

extreme evil, a hideous offense, immensity

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enigma

a mystery

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engender

to bring into existence, to create, to cause

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enfranchise

to grant the privileges of citizenship, especially the right to vote

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enervate

to reduce the strength or energy of, especially to do so gradually

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endemic

native, restricted to a particular region or era, indigenous

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emulate

to strive to equal or excel, usually through imitation

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empirical

relying on experience or observation, not merely theoretical

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eminent

well-known and respected, standing out froma ll others in quality or accomplishment, outstanding

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emigrate

to move to a new country, to move to a new place to live, to expatriate

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elusive

hard to pin down, evasive

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elliptical

oval, missing a word or words, obscure

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elicit

to bring out, to call forth

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egregious

extremely bad, flagrant

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egalitarian

believing in the social and economic equality of all ppl

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efface

to erase, to rub away the features of