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Flashcards in Deriv 37-40 Deck (32):
1

Misfortune, trouble

Adversity

2

Deteriorate, deprecate

Degenerate

3

To bring into being, produce

Generate

4

Absence of pride or pretentiousness

Humility

5

Dishonorable, base, mean

Ignoble

6

An army composed of citizens rather than professional soldiers

Militia

7

Vulgar, coarse, common

Plebeian

8

(Adj.) renewed, restored

Regenerate

9

To make better

Ameliorate

10

Wealthy class

Patrician

11

Able to use both hands with equal ease

Ambidextrous

12

Adroit, having skill in the use of the hands or body

Dexterous

13

Coming into being, being born

Nascent

14

Making worse, disparaging, derogatory

Pejorative

15

Rebirth, new life, strength or vigor

Renascence

16

Mental deterioration due to old age

Senility

17

Clamorous; loud and noisy in making one's feelings known

Vociferous

18

Skill, ingenuity, trickery

Artifice

19

Made as a substitute for something natural; unnatural; affected

Artificial

20

Fair, just

Equitable

21

Lack of justice, unfairness

Inequity

22

Calling for much hard work, difficult

Laborious

23

At the same time

Simultaneously

24

Changeable, inconstant

Variable

25

A device to bring in fresh air and drive out foul air

Ventilator

26

Conferring honor, showing respect

Honorific

27

Harmful, damaging, offensive

Injurious

28

Range or sphere of authority

Jurisdiction

29

The science or philosophy of law

Jurisprudence

30

A musical composition; a literary work

Opus

31

To cause to be alarmed or agitated

Perturb

32

Violently agitated, tumultuous

Turbulent