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Flashcards in List Four: Set Five Deck (20)
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Analogous

comparable

2

Caustic

burning

3

Detrimental

harmful

4

Extol

praise

5

Incipient

just beginning

6

Magnanimous

generous; big-hearted

7

Palisade

fence made of posts

8

Prescient

having fore-knowledge

9

Scale

to climb

10

Undermined

damaged; attacked

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Anarchy

chaos; lack of government

12

Cavalcade

procession of vehicles

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Devoured

greedily eaten/consumed

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Extradite

deport from one country back to the home country

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Inclination

tendency; a leaning toward

16

Magnate

powerful businessman

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Palliative

a remedy that improves but doesn't cure

18

Presentiment

a feeling that something might happen

19

Scapegoat

person on whom blame is placed for faults of others

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Underscore

emphasize