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Flashcards in Vocab #3 Deck (20):
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Complacent

Contented and unconcerned

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Consice

Brief and to the point

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Concurrent

Happening at the same time

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Condescend

to insult or patronize

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Congregate

assemble

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Consensus

General agreement

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Construe

to interpret

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consummate

the best

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contigous

adjacent

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contingent

depending on something

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Contrive

To make up

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Corollary

natural or direct consequence.

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Cosmos

The World

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Countenance

Facial expression

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Covert

not in the open

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Crescendo

A great increase in sound, force, or intensity in a musical instrument

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Culminate

Reach the fullest point

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Cybernetics

Field studying and comparing the human nervous system and electro-mechanical communication systems.

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Cynic

Person who doubts by questioning motives

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Comatose

In a Coma