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Flashcards in Hit Parade Group 3 - Day 11 Deck (12):
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Occlude (Verb)

to obstruct or block

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Opprobrium (Noun)

disgrace; contempt; scorn

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Pedagogy (Noun)

the profession or principles of teaching, or instructing

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Pedantic (Adj)

overly concerned with the trivial details of learning or education; show-offish about one's knowledge

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Penury (Noun)

poverty; destitution

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Pervasive (Adj)

having the tendency to permeate or spread throughout

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Pine (Verb)

to yearn intensely; to languish; to lose vigor

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Pirate (Verb)

to illegally use or reproduce

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Pith (Noun)

the essential or central part

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Pithy (Adj)

precise and brief

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Placate (Verb)

to appease; to calm by making concessions

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Platitude (Noun)

a superficial remark, esp. one offered as meaningful