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Flashcards in Deriv 21-24 Deck (37):
1

Having two or more possible meanings, not clear

Ambiguous

2

Simultaneous conflicting emotions towards a person or thing (love and hatred)

Ambivalence

3

The observation of prescribed customs or rules

Formality

4

The strength to bear misfortunes patiently

Fortitude

5

Principal, main, first in importance

Prime

6

Sluggish, gloomy

Saturnine

7

Of the third rank, order, formation

Tertiary

8

(Noun) a flag having three colors in large areas
(Adj) having three colors

Tricolor

9

Happy

Jovial

10

Changeable

Mercurial

11

A cage of building for housing birds

Aviary

12

The raising and care of birds

Aviculture

13

A release from obligation or legal requirement

Exemption

14

(Adj) advantageous, convenient, suited

Expedient

15

Of or involving money

Pecuniary

16

The foot or bottom support of a column, pillar, statue

Pedestal

17

(Noun) one who goes on foot

Pedestrian

18

Relating to worldly things as opposed to religious things

Secular

19

One who sells, seller

Vendor

20

A truce by mutual agreement

Armistice

21

Happening in the same period of time

Contemporaneous

22

Done or spoken without preparation

Extemporaneous

23

For the time being, temporarily

Pro tem

24

Say or do repeatedly

Reiterate

25

Return like for like; get even

Retaliate

26

Equal, equivalent

Tantamount

27

Limited by time; pertaining to worldly affairs

Temporal

28

To make worse or more serious

Aggravate

29

A prediction based on guesswork

Conjecture

30

Bodily, or the body

Corporeal

31

The material evidence of the fact that a crime has been committed

Corpus delicti

32

Seriousness, heaviness

Gravity

33

Unable to be overcome

Invincible

34

The path taken by a thrown or projected object

Trajectory

35

Food

Victuals

36

Full of life and animation

Vivacious

37

Able to use both hands with equal ease

Ambidextrous