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Flashcards in Random Words 10 Deck (15):
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Savant

Noun: a person with knowledge

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Unctuous

Adj: using flattery

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Magnanimous

Adj: generous, big hearted

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Cavalcade

Noun: procession of vehicles

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Palliative

Adj: improves symptom but doesn't cure cause

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Presentiment

Noun: feeling that something will happen

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Extraneous

Adj: irrelevant

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Censorious

Adj: disapproving, critical

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Malediction

Noun: curse

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Unfrock

Verb: to remove a priest form his position

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Visceral

Adj: relating to deep inward feelings rather than intellectual

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Diffident

Adj: lacking confidence

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Malefactor

Noun: a wrong-doer

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Certitude

Noun: certainty

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Indelible

Adj: cannot be wiped out