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20 Cards in this Set

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Affinity
natural attraction
Bilious
peevish or irritable
Cognate
Closely related in origin or function
Corollary
a proposition that follows from one already proven, natural resul
Cul-de-sac
dead end street
Derring-do
valor or heroism
Divination
Predicting the future
Elixer
A panacea, cures illness
Folderol
Foolish talk, ideas or procedures
Gamut
An entire range or series
Hoi Polloi
The common people, the masses
Ineffable
not expressible, too great or sacred
Lucubration
study or thought especially at night
Mnemonic
Designed to assist in memory
Obloquy
public abuse indicating censure
Parameter
Determining characteristic, limit, boundary
Pundit
A learned person
Risible
Pertaining to laughter, inclined to laugh
Symptomatic
Typical, being concerend with a symptom
Volte-face
A complete reversal, about face