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Flashcards in Week 1 Deck (21):
1

INCHOATE

incipient, incomplete,
imperfectly formed,
incoherent

2

EFFRONTERY

insolence, boldness

3

RAREFY

to make or become thin, less dense,
to purify

4

PRECIPITATE

to throw of fall down headlong,
to cause a substance to separate from a solution, speeding headlong,
occurring abruptly,
steep

5

AVER

to assert or affirm positively

6

LACONIC

concise, terse

7

ENERVATE

to weaken or sap the strength, vigor, or vitality of

8

INTREPID

fearless

9

ANOMALOUS

deviating from the norm or expectations,
uncertain

10

QUOTIDIAN

everyday, commonplace

11

OCCULT

secret or withheld from the uninitiated,
mysterious,
of, related to , or concerned with magic

12

GAINSAY

deny or prove false

13

PITH

the core or substance of a matter,
mettle or vigor

14

EBULLIENCE

liveliness or exuberance

15

ARTLESS

uncultured, ignorant,
poorly made,
natural, sincere

16

ARTIFICE

cunning trick, deception
cleverness, skill

17

DIN

loud clamorous noise

18

TENUOUS

not dense, thin or diluted

19

PROFUSE

present or available in great amount
pouring forth freely, extravagant

20

PROPITIATE

to gain or regain favor of,
appease or conciliate

21

DESICCATE

to dry out completely,
to preserve food by drying