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Flashcards in Week 13 Deck (20):
1

importune

v. ask urgently

2

incontrovertible

adj. undeniable

3

surreptitious

adj. stealthy, accomplished by secret

4

haven

n. place of safety

5

subjugate

v. conquer

6

ultimate

adj. final

7

eventuate

v. result finally

8

emit

v. give off

9

subterranean

adj. underground

10

viable

adj. practicable, workable

11

premise

n. grounds for a conclusion

12

jeopardize

v. endanger

13

incredulous

adj. skeptical

14

permeate

v. spread through

15

propitious

adj. favorable

16

surmise

v. guess

17

curtail

v. cut short

18

repress

v. put down

19

cryptic

adj. puzzling

20

inchoate

adj. in an early stage