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10 Cards in this Set

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abscond
to depart clandestinely, to steal off and hide
ameliorate
to make better or tolerable
arduous
strenuous, taxing, requiring significant effort
ascetic
one who practices self denial esp as an act of religious devotion
austere
bare, without adornment
axiom
a universally recognised principle
axiomatic
taken as a given; possessing self-evident truth
bucolic
rustic and pastoral
canonical
following or in agreement with accepted, traditional standards
contentious
quarrelsome, causing controversy