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Flashcards in Vocab Unit 9 Deck (20):
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Auxiliary

Giving assistance or support

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Candid

Sincere

3

Cubicle

A small room or compartment

4

Drudgery

Work that is hard and tiresome

5

Envoy

Messenger as a government

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Escalate

Elevate

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Expedient

Useful

8

Feign

Pretend

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Flair

Natural quality talent or skill

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Grievous

Causing sorrow or pain

11

Heterogeneous

Composed of different kinds

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Horde

A vast number

13

Impel

To force or drive forward

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Incredulous

Disbelieving

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Inscribe

To write or engrave

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Monologue

A long talk

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Prognosis

A forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease or situation

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Rasping

A harsh sound

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Repugnant

Offensive

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Scuttle

To get rid of something in a decisive way