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Flashcards in World List 11 G Deck (20):
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Laceration

a flesh wound; a cut

2

Lair

a shelter for a wild animal / a hiding place

3

Lewd

indecent; sexually suggestive

4

Lionize

to treat as very important; to turn into a celebrity

5

Literary

relating to literature

6

Lobby

(n) an entryway to a building / (n) a group of people who attempt to influence politicians' decisions

7

Lyricism

suitability for singing; an emotional expression, as in poetry or music

8

Mandate

(n) an authoritative command / (v) to command

9

Materialize

to appear

10

Matrix

a mold in which something is shaped / a charted table with rows and columns

11

Maxim

a short, familiar saying

12

Merciful

kind; showing mercy

13

Merriment

happiness

14

Minimal

smallest possible amount

15

Ministration

act that gives aid or relief

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Misnomer

a wrong name

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Mnemonic

assisting memory; relating to memory

18

Mobile

able to move

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Mock

(adj) fake / (v) to ridicule

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Modulate

to adjust; to regulate / to raise or lower one's voice