World Lit Unit 19

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  1. 1. approbation
    (n.): formal approval of an act
  2. (n.): formal approval of an act
    1. approbation
  3. 2. arbiter
    (n.): a person with the ability to resolve a disagreement; a judge
  4. (n.): a person with the ability to resolve a disagreement; a judge
    2. arbiter
  5. 3. archetype
    (n.): a prototype or original model
  6. (n.): a prototype or original model
    3. archetype
  7. 4. attrition
    (n.): a wearing down over time
  8. (n.): a wearing down over time
    4. attrition
  9. 5. burgeon
    (v.): to grow, expand, or bloom
  10. (v.): to grow, expand, or bloom
    5. burgeon
  11. 6. commensurate
    (adj.): an equal measure; corresponding in size and measurement
  12. (adj.): an equal measure; corresponding in size and measurement
    6. commensurate
  13. 7. confluence
    (n.): a meeting or gathering together
  14. (n.): a meeting or gathering together
    7. confluence
  15. 8. coup
    (n.): a surprising, brilliant, and usually successful act
  16. (n.): a surprising, brilliant, and usually successful act
    8. coup
  17. 9. epicurean
    (adj.): taking pleasure in food and drink
  18. (adj.): taking pleasure in food and drink
    9. epicurean
  19. 10. mellifluous
    (adj.): having a rich, smoothly flowing sound
  20. (adj.): having a rich, smoothly flowing sound
    10. mellifluous
  21. 11. oeuvre
    (n.): the complete work of an artist, composer, or writer
  22. (n.): the complete work of an artist, composer, or writer
    11. oeuvre
  23. 12. secular
    (adj.): not spiritual or religious; worldly
  24. (adj.): not spiritual or religious; worldly
    12. secular
  25. 13. vacuous
    (adj.): lacking intelligence
  26. (adj.): lacking intelligence
    13. vacuous
  27. 14. vagary
    (n.): unpredictable action or behavior
  28. (n.): unpredictable action or behavior
    14. vagary
  29. 15. verdant
    (adj.): fresh and green, referring to plant life
  30. (adj.): fresh and green, referring to plant life
    15. verdant
  31. root: "cogn"
    to know
  32. to know
    root: "cogn"
  33. prefix: "inter-"
    between
  34. between
    prefix: "inter-"
  35. root: "ject"
    to throw
  36. to throw
    root: "ject"

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