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Flashcards in Unit 9 Deck (13):
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Feckless

worthless

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Caricature

exaggerate portrait, cartoon

3

Foment

to give rise to

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Pretext

a professed but false purpose; excuse

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Jargon

gibberish; nonsense

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EDIFY

instruct

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Remediable

possible to cure or fix

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Hygienic

sanitary; sterile

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Affront

personal offense, insult

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Malady

a disease or disorder

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Bulwark

defense wall; anything serving as a defense

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Quagmire

swamp

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Chagrin

misfortune