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  1. acumen
    keen, accurate judgement or insight
  2. aver
    to state as a fact; to declare or assert
  3. bombastic
    pompous; grandiloquent
  4. dissemble
    to disguise or conceal; to mislead
  5. endemic
    characteristic of or often found in a particular locality, region or people
  6. germane
    relevant to the subject at hand; appropriate in subject matter
  7. hegemony
    the consistant dominance of one state or ideology over others
  8. inchoate
    in an initial stage; not fully formed
  9. mendacity
    the condition of being untruthful; dishonesty
  10. obdurate
    unyielding; hardhearted; intractable
  11. obsequious
    exhibiting a fawning attentiveness
  12. occlude
    to obstruct or block
  13. opprobrium
    disgrace; contempt, scorn
  14. querulous
    prone to complaining or grumbling; peevish
  15. salubrious
    promoting health or well-being
  16. specious
    seeming true, but actually being fallacious; misleadingly attractive; plausible but false
  17. surfeit
    an overabundant supply; excess; to feed or supply to excess
  18. transient
    fleeting; passing quickly; brief
  19. rancorous
    characterized by a bitter, long-lasting resentment
  20. recalcitrant
    obstinately defiant of authority; difficult to manage

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GRE 3
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