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Flashcards in TKAm Deck (20):
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assuage

relieve

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taciturn

silent

2

vapid

uninteresting

3

predilection

preference

4

nebulous

hazy and indistinct

5

entailment

property limited to certain heirs

6

condescension

people who treat others as inferior

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auspicious

favorable

8

scuppernong

grapes

9

pestilence

epidemic disease

10

edifiction

instruction or improvement

11

ascertain

find out for sure

12

aberration

different from normal

13

lineament

characteristic feature

14

philippic

harsh statements

15

umbrage

take offense or displeasure

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rectitude

righteousness

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interdict

official restraint

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palliation

to lessen the seriousness

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catankerous

quarlesome