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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 141-160 Deck (20):
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141-Predecessor

forerunner; someone who came before another

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142-Unprecedented

novel; happening for the first time

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143-Tangible

touchable; palpable

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144-Indulgent

lenient; yielding to desire

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145-Remorse

sadness; regret

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146-Pivotal

crucial; very important

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147-Scrupulous

hesitant for ethical reasons; strict; careful

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148-Refute

to disprove

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149-Debunk

to disprove or expose as false

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150-Respite

a rest; a period of relief

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151-Stoic

indifferent to pleasure and pain (or any emotion)

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152-Clarity

clearness in thought or expression

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153-Abdicate

to formally give up power

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154-Dictatorial

domineering; oppressively overbearing

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155-Auspicious

attended by favorable circumstances

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156-Omnipotent

all powerful

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157-Fortuitous

accidental; occurring by chance

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158-Convoluted

intricate, complex

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159-Dilatory

tending to delay, not prompt

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160-Enervate

to take the strength out of, to weaken