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joflo's version from 2018-01-30 06:54

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Question Answer
**DeferentiallyRespectfully
inconclusiveunsettled
*Incorrigibleincurable
**AdmonitionCaution Warning
ContemptuousScornful Disdain, scorn Disrespectful
PuerilismChildishness
ContusionBruises
*Enervatedtired
IngenuousNaive, lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment
EminentProminent, high rank
*Eviscerationremoval of organs contents
VolatileLabile, change rapidly
Invasiveinserting or entering into a body part
AegisControl, protection. (EX: Unit staffing decisions are under the aegis of the nurse manager.)
BearingManner, direction, or influence.
DesiccatedDried or withered. "Her feces were desiccated"
Halitosisbath breath
PediculosisInfested with lice.
Candorhonesty, frankness
*Cantankeroused n' eddy, canker sisters---grumpy; disagreeable
Dissidentdisagreeing, especially with a majority
Squalidfilithy
**Taciturnquite, not verbose
Nefariousextremely wicked, wicked or criminal
Dearthan insufficient quantity or number shortage, a scarcity or lack of something.
Inexorablenot capable of being swayed or diverted from a course
accedeto agree or express agreement
concomitantnaturally accompanying or associated
illicitunlawful
Abhorrencestrong feeling of dislike, opposition, repugnance, or antipathy
*maudlinoverly sentimental
*vicariousexperienced in the imagination (VI=visions) through the feelings or actions of another person
**Detestableabominable, hateful
entreat (ASK with a treat...earnestly)ask for or request earnestly
**assertmaintain
occludeprevent/block
exacerbateaggravate , to make something worse
**adsorb (ADD)accumulate
compensatoryoffsetting
**exiguousinadequate
untenablegroundless, without any support
placatecomfort, to appease
inuretoughen
**clement (clamato is FAVORABLE)favorable
malignto harm
synergyharmony
inflameworsen
**detrimentdrawback
**turgidinflated
paucitylack
proscribeforbid
**austerestark, meagerness
delineatebrag
expedientpractical
facilitatesmooth
**restivetense
recourseoption, an alternative
**impetusmotivation
salientimportant
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