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Flashcards in SAT Core List 7 Deck (52):
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abscond

To sneak away and hide

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Acute

Sharp and severe

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Amalgamate

Bring together

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Ambivalent

Having opposing feelings

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Anomaly

Something that doesn't fit into the normal order

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Antithesis

Absolute opposite

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Assess

Evaluate

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Assiduous

Hard-working

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Cadence

Rhythm

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Canny

Careful and aware

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Censure

Rebuke formally or denounce

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Cogent

Intellectually convincing

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Compound

Combination

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Connive

Plot

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Convention

Rule or custom

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Corrosive

Tends to erode

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Deplore

Express sorrow or disapproval

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Desolate

Deserted and lifeless

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Dissonance

Lack of harmony

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Distend

Swell out

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Dither

Indecisive

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Dormant

Inactive

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Ephemeral

Short-lived

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Evince

Show

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Facade

Deceptive fake attitude

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Flaccid

Limp and weak

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Gratuitous

Unnecessary or uncalled for

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Idolatrous

Excessively worshipping

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Indefatigable

Incapable of defeat

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Indigenous

Originating in a region

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Innuendo

Insinuation

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Inoculate

Vaccinate to increase immunity

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Irascible

Easily angered

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Kudos

Thanks or praise

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Lurid

Ghastly

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Modulate

Passing from one state to another

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Nomadic

Wandering from place to place

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Ornate

Decorated

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Paradigm

Perfect example

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Placid

Calm

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Plausible

Believable and reasonable

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Precipice

Face of a cliff

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Querulous

Whiny

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Reconcile

Return to harmony

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Reservoir

Reserved large supply

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Revoke

Take back

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Sacrosanct

Holy

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Salutation

Greeting

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Sophomoric

Immatur

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Taciturn

Doesn't talk much

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Vacuous

Stupid

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Virtuoso

Someone who excels in arts