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Flashcards in Unit 3 Lesson 2 Deck (70):
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perspective

point of view

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conspicuous

easy to see/obvious

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implacable

cannot be pleased

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overbearing

complacent

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provity

honesty

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ostensible

open to view

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discrete

non continuous

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chronological

arranged in order of occurence

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specious

seemingly fair/plausible, but actually false

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peremptory

heavy handed/domineering

insisting on immediate action, in an arrogant way

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supercillious

complacent

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blatant

obvious (negative)

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indelible

cannot be erased/escaped

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discretion

careful

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impune

fight against/criticize honesty

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auspicious

favorable

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imperious

complacent

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synchronize

occur simultaneously

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impudent

no respect/bold

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contentious

fighting

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circumspect

cautious/careful

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discreet

out of sight/careful

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repugnant

disgusting

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patent

obvious

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integrity

honesty

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bellicose

eager to fight

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imprudent

not careful

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dogmatic

inclined to lay down principles as completely true

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perspicacity

can see through/ very wise

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chronic

lasting condition

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propitiate

please someone

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sangfroid

cold

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pugnacious

eager to fight/use fists

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sophistry

subtly deceptive argument

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gingerly

careful

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belligerent

fighting

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chron

time

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introspection

look within self

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smug

complacent

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plac

calm

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perspicuous

lucid/clear

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arbitrary

based on random choice

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raconteur

witty storyteller

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astute

wise

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pugilist

boxer

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ostensive

clearly demonstrative/open to view

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ineluctible

inescapable

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manifest

clear/obvious

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truculent

savage/fierce, eager to fight

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spurious

unauthentic

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retrospect

look back

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chary

careful

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prudent

careful

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overweening

complacent/supercillious

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anacrhonism

not happening at its correct time

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overt

obvious/open

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wary

careful

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complacent

so calm as to be self satisfied

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placate

calm anger

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perspicuity

lucidity/clearness

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undeletable

cannot be deleted

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doctrinaire

seeking to impose doctrine without regard to practicality

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palpable

tangible/obvious

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tactile

touchable

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equanimity

even minded, good composure

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chronicle

record of events/record

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prominent

obvious/famous

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salient

obvious/protruding

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placid

calm

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cantankerous

fond of fighting