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16 Cards in this Set

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curtail
to cut short or reduce
discriminate
-to make or recognize clear distinction
-to treat in a less or more favorable way.
discrimination
-the recognizing of clear distinctions
-the act of making a distinction in favor of or against a person or thing in the basis of the group or category rather thanaccording to actual merit.
-the act of making fine distinction; good or refined taste.
espionage
the act of spying, especially a government spy obtaining secrets of another fovernment
inalienable
not able to be taken or given away
incarcerate
to confine or to put in prison
indignity
an insult to one's pride; offensive or humiliating treatment
indiscriminate
not marded by careful distinction; haphazard
infamous
having a bery bad reputation; notorious
- disgraceful, vicious
intercede
to act or plead on anothers behalf; to try to smooth the differences between two parties
malign
to say negative and unfair things about; slander
-evil showing ill will
perpetrate
to commit, as a crime or other antisocial act
rampant
threateningly wild, without restraint or control; widespread
rancor
a deep long-held feeling of hatred or bitterness
reparation
a mending or repair
- a making up or payment for a wrong or damage done.
smattering
superficial, scattered knowledge
-a small amount