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Flashcards in vocab 3 Deck (16):
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anthology

collection of writings

2

conjecture

conclusion based on insufficient evidence

3

disposition

usual mood, a regular tendency

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encompass

to enclose. to include

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extricate

free from difficult situation

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generation

one step in a line of a family

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guile

cunning or deceit

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imperative

urgent or pressing

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instill

introduce gradually

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modify

make changes, make less extreme or severe

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pivot

to turn on
pivotal: very important

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prevalent

commonly occurring

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recur

to come up or happen again

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spontaneous

voluntary and unplanned

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anonymous

unknown source or name

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bonus word c

coruscate

glitter, sparkle