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Flashcards in psat_20150929041835 Deck (20):
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Auspicious

favorable;promising to turn out well

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Compliant

easy to control;submissive

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Drone

1.monotonous noise(n);2. to speak with no emotion (v);3,male

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Gambol

frolic;leap;bound

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Intransigence

stubbornness

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Modicum

small amount

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Perfunctory

superficial;cursory

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Quarantine

isolation to prevent the spread of disease

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Stoic

known for fortitude;indifferent to pleasure or pain

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Vital

essential;alive;important

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Austere

severely pain

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Concatenate

link together

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Dubious

doubtful

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Garble

distort;confuse;muddle

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Intransigent

stubborn;unyielding

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Momentous

very important

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Peripatetic

nomadic;moving from place to place

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Quarry

1.something that is hunted;2.mine for stone

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Stoke

add fuel to;strengthen

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Vitriolic

corrosive;strongly attacking