vocab 2

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vocab 2
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  1. protection
    aegis
  2. to inform of
    apprise
  3. fond of or inclined to drink, absorbant
    bibulous
  4. a group of people hired to applaudĀ 
    claque
  5. to pull up by roots, to eliminate all traces
    deracinate
  6. an explanation of critical interpretation, analysis
    exegesis
  7. originating in the country, homegrown
    indigenous
  8. causing to shed tears
    lachrymose
  9. a dictionary of a language
    lexicon
  10. a violent free-for-all, brawl
    melee
  11. a miniature world or universe
    microcosm
  12. very small
    minuscule
  13. to darken or confuse
    obfuscate
  14. the policy or practice of treating or governing people like a father
    paternalism
  15. to cause to concentrate around two conflicting positions
    polarize
  16. the range, extent
    purview
  17. having a ruddy complexion, optimistic outlook
    sanguine
  18. any impropriety or mistake, blunder
    solecism
  19. servant, minion
    vassal
  20. the quality of appearing to be true
    verisimilitudeĀ 

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