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13 Cards in this Set

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oblong
rectangular (p.169)
boomed
a sudden increase in business (p.172)
boomers
people who worked for a short time to find gold (p.172)
shooting irons
pistol; revolver (p.172)
invincible
unbeatable (p.175)
gladiators
people who fight fiercely (p.175)
vigilant
staying altert; watchful (p.176)
haymaker
a violent hit while fighting (p.176)
lithe
flexible; bends easily (p.176)
proboscis
a person's nose (p.177)
bout
a boxing match (p.178)
dispatch
to send off quickly (p.178)
keeled over
to fall over suddenly, as in fainting
(p.179)