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15 Cards in this Set

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Bombast
Impressive but meaningless language
Orthography
Correct spelling
Paleontology
A science dealing with prehistoric life thorough the study of fossils
Recoil
TO retreat; to draw back
Panache
Self-confidence; a showy manner
Saturnine
Gloomy; sluggish
Endemic
Confined to a particular country or area
Mendacious
Lying; false; deceitful
Obviate
To prevent; to get around
Aggrandize
To enlarge; to expand
Paroxysm
A sudden outburst; a fit
Deign
TO lower oneself before an inferior
Flaunt
To show off
Shibboleth
A word or pronunciation that distinguishes someone as of a particular group
Elicit
TO draw forth; to call forth