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Flashcards in "N-" Vocabulary Deck (14):
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Nadir

Low point, perigee (n)

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Nascent

Coming into being; early developmental stages (adj)

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Natty

Trimly neat and tidy (adj)

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Nebulous

Vague, cloudy, lacking clearly defined form (adj)

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Neologism

A new word, expression, or usage (n)

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Neophyte

A recent convert; a beginner; a novice (n)

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Nettle

To irritate, annoy, or provoke (v)

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Nexus

A connection, tie, or link (n)

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Nice

Exacting, extremely or even excessively precise; done with delicacy or skill (adj)

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Noisome

Offensive, especially to one's sense of smell, fetid (adj)

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Nonplussed

Baffled, in a quandary, at a loss for what to say, do or think (adj)

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Normative

Of or pertaining to an assumed norm regarded as the standard of correctness in behavior, speech, writing (adj)

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Nostrum

Cure-all, placebo, questionable remedy (n)

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Noxious

Harmful; injurious (adj)