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Flashcards in Vocab quiz 4 TTC Deck (14):
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Earnest

Derived by a firm, humorless believe in one's opinions

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Compress

A pad or dressing applied firmly to some part of the body

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Credential

A document attesting to the truth of certain started facts

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Skeptic

Someone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs

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Taut

Subjected to great tension; Stretched tight

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Atrocity

The quality of being shockingly cruel and inhuman

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Sentiment

Tender, romantic, or nostalgic feeling or emotion

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Peril

A source of Danger

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Lucid

Capable of thinking in a clear and consistent manner

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Obscure

Make less visible or unclear

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Defoliant

A chemical that is sprayed on plants and causes their leaves to fall off

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Inert

Unable to move or resist motion

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Blatant

Without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious

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Illuminate

Make lighter or brighter