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Flashcards in Kaplan Prep 3 Deck (15):
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Doughty

Adj: brave and persistent

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Winsome

Adj: attractive or appealing

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Derelict

Adj: in a very poor condition

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Pander

Verb: to gratify or to indulge

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Parlous

Adj: precarious, full of danger or uncertainty

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Pertinacious

Adj: stubborn, rigid in beliefs and thoughts

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Convivial

Adj: friendly

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Semiotics

Adj: the study of signs

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Somniferous

Adj: sleep-inducing

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Cetology

Noun: the study of whales, dolphins, and porpoises

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Oracular

Adj: prophetic, of or relating to an oracle

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Coruscate

Verb: to flash or sparkle

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Ergonomics

Noun: the science of equipment design to foster efficient movement

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Argonomics

Noun: the economics of land management

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Econometrics

Noun: mathematical methods to develop economic theories