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Flashcards in Week 8 Deck (20):
1

Emaciated

Abnormally thin
Wasted away

2

Surge

To rush suddenly

3

Tranquil

Quiet

4

Sanctuary

Shelter

5

Ascend

To rise

6

Malnutrition

Faulty or inadequate diet

7

Afflict

To trouble greatly
To distress

8

Besiege

To surround
Hem in

9

Privation

Lack of necessities

10

Sinister

Evil
Ominous

11

Ubiquitous

Being everywhere at the same time

12

Remote

Distant
Hidden away

13

Thwart

To hinder
Defeat

14

Harbinger

A forerunner
Advanced notice

15

Malignant

Likely to cause death

16

Excruciating

Agonizing
Torturing

17

Respite

An interval of relief
Delay

18

Reverberating

Reechoing
Resounding

19

Fretful

Worrisome
Irritable

20

Succumb

To give way
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