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Flashcards in vocab 18 Deck (15):
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aperture

an opening or hole

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cache

a hiding or storage place

3

combustible

capable or catching fire

4

delegate

a person appointed to act on behalf of others

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inclement

stormy, harsh

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indelible

permanent

7

malady

sickness

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memoir

an account based on the author's personal experiences

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paramount

most important

10

rectify

to correct or adjust

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requisite

required, necessary

12

squeamish

easily made feel upset or sick to the stomach

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tract

an area of land or water

a system of organs in the body that performs some function together

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tribulation

great trouble or suffering

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vignette

a short sketch that provides a clear picture