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Flashcards in List 37 Deck (15):
1

vacuous

stupidly empty of ideas

2

lucubration

late studying

3

ex cathedra

from the throne

4

legerdemain

sleight of hand

5

suspiration

deep sigh

6

nepotism

favoritism to relatives

7

thanatopsis

view of death

8

synoptic

general in view

9

lionize

treat as a celebrity

10

assiduous

persevering

11

subterfuge

evasive dodge

12

bon vivant

indulger in luxury

13

saturnine

gloomy and remote

14

sedentary

sitting

15

pusillanimous

small-minded