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Flashcards in Week 23 Deck (20):
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Heterogeneous

Dissimilar

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Gamut

Range

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Perspicacious

Acutely perceptive, shrewd

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Analogous

Comparable, similar

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Maladjusted

Poorly adjusted, disturbed

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Phenomenon

Unusual occurrence

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Mortality

Death

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Decade

Ten years

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Susceptible

Easily affected, unusually liable

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Neurotic

Suffering from a nervous disorder

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Pedagogue

Teacher

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Enunciate

To utter, proclaim

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Inordinate

Excessive

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Irascible

Irritable

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Introspective

Looking into one's own feeling

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Perpetuate

To cause to continue

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Mandate

 An authoritative order or command

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Compensatory

Serving to pay back

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Neutralize

To counteract

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Catatrophic

Disastrous