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Flashcards in Unit 14 Deck (16):
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VIR

"Man"

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Virile

Adj. masculine; manly

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Virtue

N. right action; moral goodness

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Virtuoso

N. someone extraordinarily skilled in a particular art

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DEM

"People"

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Demagogue

N. a leader who appeals to people's emotions to gain power

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Demographic

Adj. having certain characteristics in common, such as age, race, or gender

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Pandemic

Adj. having an effect on a large area or region
Syn: rampant
Ant: confined

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POLIT

"City"

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Cosmopolitan

Adj. worldly or sophisticated
Syn: cultured
Ant: unpolished

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Politicize

V. To give a political character to something

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Apolitical

Adj. having no interest in politics; not political

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CIVIZ

"Citizen"

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Civility

N. politeness; courteousness
Syn: decorum
Ant: rudeness

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Civic

Adj. having to do with the business of a town or community

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Civilize

V. To make more cultured or refined
Syn: polish