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Flashcards in Deck 34 Deck (18):
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Indelible

Unable to be removed

2

Pathos

Feelings of pity

3

Despondency

Despair

4

Preponderance

Prevalence

5

Monolith

Something with massive and uniform structure

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Regnant

Prevalent, widespread

7

Fugacious

Fleeting, transitory

8

Fiasco

Complete failure

9

Bonanza

Something causing sudden wealth or profits

10

Disparate

Distinct, different
Many different kinds of

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Arable

Able to be farmed, fertile

12

Lowbrow

Not intellectual or cultivated

13

Carp

Complain continually about trivial matters

14

Non-sequitur

Inference/conclusion that doesn't follow premises

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Insensate

Without feeling or sensitivity

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Avocation

Something one does in addition to occupation

17

Invoke

Call on a deity

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Verdure

Fresh, rich, vegetation