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Flashcards in Vocab Chap 9 Deck (20):
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Acclamation

Ovation

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Bucolic

Rural

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Calumniate

Slander

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Chary

Excitable, easily scared. Skittish

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Collusion

Conspiracy

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Dilettante

Dabbler in the arts

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Imperturbable

Emotionally steady

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Increment

Increase

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Mandate

Authoritative command

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Paltry

Insignificant

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Paroxysm

Sudden outburst

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Pedantry

Showy display of knowledge

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Peregrination

Journey

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Redolent

Fragrant

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Refulgent

Shining

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Shibboleth

Catchphrase

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Tyro

Beginner

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Unremitting

Constant

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Vacillate

Going back and fourth. Fluctuate

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Vituperative

Harshly abusive