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Flashcards in psat_sat_vocab_20150929035724 Deck (20):
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Ambiguity

uncertainty; vagueness

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Candid

frank; honest

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Deprecate

criticize; denounce

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Exegesis

scholarly explanation or interpretation

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Immutable

unchanging; permanent

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Longetivity

long life

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Opulent

wealthy; rich; magnificent

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Precept

guiding principle

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Salacious

lecherous; erotic

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Trite

unoriginal; dull

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Ambiguous

unclear in meaning; can be interpreted in different ways

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Candor

frankness; openness

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Deride

ridicule; make fun of; mock

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Exemplary

outstandingly good; setting a fine example

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Impartial

unbiased; neutral

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Loquacious

talkative

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Ordain

1.destine; 2. confer holy orders on a priest

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Precinct

district of a city

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Sallow

yellowish

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Trivial

unimportant