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Flashcards in Deriv 29-32 Deck (32):
1

Cancel or repeal by authority, annul

Abrogate

2

Full of self importance and unwarranted pride

Arrogant

3

Belittling, tending to lessen or detract

Derogatory

4

Having to do with the home or housekeeping

Domestic

5

Impediment

An obstacle, anything that interferes

6

An exclusive right, a superior advantage

Prerogative

7

Promoting health or welfare

Salubrious

8

The practice of lending money at excessive interest

Usury

9

Without dishonesty, fraud, or deceit

Bonafide

10

Daily, in the daytime

Diurnal

11

Dig out of the earth

Exhume

12

Faithful devotion to duty or obligation

Fidelity

13

Bury (of a dead body)

Inhume

14

A puzzle consisting of pictures, letters, signs, which suggest a word or phrase

Rebus

15

To live a rural life, use rough looking stone on a building

Rusticate

16

Shallow, not profound

Superficial

17

To gather together in proper order, to compare facts

Collate

18

To yield to the wishes of another

Defer

19

Courteous regard or respect

Deference

20

Slow or late in doing things

Dilatory

21

Application by authority

Imposition

22

To conclude from something unknown or assumed

Infer

23

Apparently, seemingly

Ostensibly

24

Containing a promise

Promissory

25

A meeting or plan to discuss something

Consultation

26

Believable, reliable

Credible

27

Giving offense, inciting ill-will

Invidious

28

Stingy, miserly

Parsimonious

29

A harmless preparation given to patients to humor them

Placebo

30

Tranquil, calm, quiet

Placid

31

Serving in a subordinate capacity

Subservient

32

Temporary, only staying for a short time

Transient