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Flashcards in Week 32 Deck (20):
1

profound

adj. deep, intense

2

alleviate

v. make easier, lighten

3

prodigious

adj. extraordinary, enormous

4

expedite

v. carry out promptly

5

celerity

n. speed, rapidity

6

usurp

v. seize, annex, grab

7

paltry

adj. of little importance, insignificant

8

condone

v. excuse, pardon

9

trivial

adj. petty, worthless

10

bizarre

adj. fantastic, odd

11

menial

adj. humble, degrading

12

venerable

adj. respected, worshipped

13

extraneous

adj. foreign, not belonging

14

ambiguous

adj. vague, undefined, not specific

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succinct

adj. brief, concise

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archiac

adj. out of date

17

emulate

v. rival, strive to equal

18

facetious

adj. comical, humorous, witty

19

rabid

adj. fanatical, furious, mad

20

salubrious

adj. healthful, wholesome