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Flashcards in Unit 4 Vocab Deck (30):
1

associated, connected

affiliated

2

to find out

ascertain

3

an accomplishment, the act of achieving

attainment

4

to give or pass on as an inheritance

bequeath

5

forceful, convincing

cogent

6

to move toward one point, approach nearer together

converge

7

to scatter, spread far and wide

disperse

8

to regard highly; a highly favorable opinion or judgement

esteem

9

relevant, to the point

cogent

10

to erase, obliterate, destroy

expunge

11

having limits

finite

12

not able to be wounded or hurt; shielded against attack

invulnerable

13

spiteful

malevolent

14

lasting for a limited time

finite

15

showing ill will

malevolent

16

knowing everything; having unlimited awareness or understanding

omniscient

17

cure-all

panacea

18

exact, careful, attending thoroughly to details

scrupulous

19

cool and confident, unconcerned

nonchalant

20

a remedy for all ills; an answer to all problems

panacea

21

having high moral standards, principled

scrupulous

22

proud and contemptuous

supercilious

23

easily excused; pardonable

venial

24

strange, mysterious, weird, beyond explanation

uncanny

25

showing scorn because of a feeling of superiority

supercilious

26

fore-, pre-

before, ahead of time

27

-gen-

race, kind, origin, birth

28

-ate

to become, produce, or treat

29

-graph-, -graphy-, -gram-

write

30

-gnos-

know