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Flashcards in List B-19 Deck (15):
1

crass

grossly ignorant; coarse; indelicate

2

disparity

unlike or unequal

3

dispassionate

lack of emotions; impartial

4

dispel

to rid or dispense with

5

exacerbate

to make worse, as with pain, emotion, disease

6

exalt

to raise in position or power, status or the like

7

execute

to carry out, to put into effect

8

incidental

accidental; of minor importance

9

incite

to provoke action; to stir up

10

lithe

supple; limber; graceful

11

nepotism

favoritism granted by persons in high office to relatives

12

predilection

a personal preference for something

13

ruminate

to chew cud; to mediate or muse

14

vapid

lacking taste, spirit, life, or imagination

15

canard

a false story