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16 Cards in this Set

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garner
to gather or collect; accumulate; earn
mar
to spoil or damage; to injure or blemish
immutable
changeless and unchanging; unalterable, eternal
mutation
significant genetic change; the one changed
mitigate
to ease, making less severe; to alleviate or relieve
heed
to listen to, pay attention to, consider; to mind
meander
to wander casually with no set plan; to ramble
nullify
to render unimportant or without worth; to negate or invalidate; to annul legally
obliterate
to erase completely, wiping out all traces
obscure
to make dim or unclear; to conceal, hide
posit
to support, propose, suggest; to assume or affirm
proponent
one who talks in favor of something, an advocate
peruse
to study or examine carefully
raze
to tear down completely, to demolish
placate
to calm, soothe, or appease, especially by offering to "be nice" or to do someone a favor
rebuff
to criticize harshly or to reject someone, often by snubbing them (ignoring them)