1st Week Vocabulary

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1st Week Vocabulary
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2012-01-10 18:10:32
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  1. voracious
    desiring or sonsuming great quantities
  2. indiscriminate
    choosing at random without careful selection
  3. eminent
    of high reputation, outstanding
  4. steeped
    soaked, drenched, saturated
  5. replete
    completely filled or supplied with
  6. abound
    to exist in great numbers
  7. technology
    branch of knowledge dealing with engineering, applied science, etc.
  8. prognosticate
    to predict or foretell the future event
  9. automaton
    a robot ; a mechanical "person"
  10. matron
    an older married woman
  11. paradox
    a statement which at first seems tobe absurd or self contradicoty but which may in fact turn out to be true
  12. realm
    special field of something or someone ; kingdom
  13. annals
    historical records
  14. compound
    to increase or add to
  15. tinge
    a small amount of something
  16. badger
    to pester, nag, annoy persistently
  17. implore
    to plead urgently for aid or mercy
  18. drudgery
    unpleasant, dull, or hard work
  19. interminable
    unending
  20. perceive
    to understand, know, become aware of

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