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Flashcards in Meticullous Deck (20):
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Minutiae

Minute or minor details

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Misogyny

Hatred of women

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Mollify

To soften, pacify, soothe

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Moot

Of no significance or practicality

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Muckraker

One who searches out and exposes misconduct of prominent individuals

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Mutable

Changeable, with the tendency or ability to change

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Myriad

A great many of something, an innumerable amount

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Nebulous

Vague or indistinct

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Nefarious

Evil, criminal, or wicked

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Nepotism

Showing favoritism to a friend or relative in business or politics

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Non sequitur

A comment or conclusion that does not follow the conversation or reasoning preceding it

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Notorious

Widely and unfavorably known, famous for something bad

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Nullify

To invalidate legally, making something void

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Obdurate

Stubborn, unyielding, inflexible

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Obliterate

To remove utterly from recognition, memory or existence

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Obtuse

Insensitive, dumb, awkward, dull

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Omnipotent

All powerful with unlimited authority, and influence

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Omniscient

All knowing with complete awareness

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Onerous

Burdensome, heavy and oppressive

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Meticulous

Extremely careful of every detail