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Flashcards in Kaplan Prep 7 Deck (15):
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Emend

Verb: to make corrections and improvements (as in a text)

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Frolicsome

Adj: lively and playful

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Pulchritude

Adj: beauty

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Vaunt

Verb: to boast or praise (excessively)

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Potentate

Noun: a monarch or ruler (especially an autocrat)

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Provenance

Noun: a place of origin, the earliest known history of something

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Paucity

Noun: a small quantity

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Spate

Noun: a large quantity

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Dirigible

Adj: capable of being steered
Noun: an airship, zeppelin

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Suborner

Noun: one who bribes or induces
(Verb form: suborn)

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Interstitial

Adj: living in interstices/very small spaces, like between grains of sand

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Gourmand

Noun: a person who enjoys eating and often eats too much

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Myopic

Adj: nearsighted, lack of imagination

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Recidivist

Noun: a convicted criminal who reoffends, especially repeatedly

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Largesse

Noun: generosity in bestowing gifts