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Flashcards in VQ2 Deck (15):
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Conformation

The shape or structure of something

2

Hawsers

Thick ropes for mooring and towing a ship

3

Patina

A green, brown film on the surface of bronze, glass or sheen produced by age or polishing

4

Relict

A things that’s survived from an earlier period or in a primitive form

5

Valise

Small traveling bag or suitcase

6

Pious

Devoutly religious, hypocritical display of virtue

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Meander

Follow a winding course

8

Consternation

Anxiety or dismay

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Blaspheme

Speak irrelevantly or disrespectful about God, use God’s name in vain

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Speculate

Form a theory without firm evidence

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Bona fide

Genuine or real

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Eclectic

Deriving ideas style or taste from a broad, diverse range of sources

13

Etiquette

Rules of polite or correct behavior in society

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Industrious

Hard working

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Saunter

Walk in a slow relaxed way, stroll