vocab 17

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  1. depravity
    n. moral corruption
  2. megalomania
    n. having delusions of grandeur; obsession w/ fine things
  3. attribute
    v. to relate to a particular cause; to credit
  4. celerity
    n. swiftness of action, rapidity
  5. alimentary
    adj. pertaining to food, nutrition, or digestion
  6. congenital
    adj. dating from birth; inherent
  7. discourse
    n. discussion; conversation
  8. primordial
    adj. first in time; prehistoric
  9. remuneration
    n. compensation;payment
  10. attenuate
    v. to reduce, weaken, or diminish
  11. mutable
    adj. subject to change
  12. ethereal
    adj. light or airy
  13. encomium
    n. formal praise
  14. tactile
    adj. pertaining to sense of touch
  15. ascetic
    n. a person who renounces material comforts and practices extreme self-denial
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vocab 17
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