AP Vocab 61-90
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AP Vocab 61-90
AP Vocabulary Terms
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy
apt to notice and make much of trivial faults or defects; faultfinding; difficult to please
to attract and hold the attention or interest of, as by beauty or excellence
to provide food, service, etc., as for a party or wedding: to cater for a banquet
a general notion or idea; conception.
beginning; start; commencement.
capable of being perceived; recognizable; appreciable
a commandment or direction given as a rule of action or conduct; an injunction as to moral conduct; maxim.
a container, device, etc., that receives or holds something
a person or thing that receives; receiver: the recipient of a prize.
pertaining to or of the nature of an axiom; self-evident; obvious, aphoristic.
most reliable or complete, as of a text, author, criticism, study, or the like; serving to define, fix, or specify definitely
derived from or guided by experience or experiment; depending upon experience or observation alone, without using scientific method or theory, esp. as in medicine.
assumed by hypothesis; supposed
to suppose or assume beforehand; take for granted in advance; (of a thing, condition, or state of affairs) to require or imply as an antecedent condition
to ascribe (one's acts, opinions, etc.) to causes that superficially seem reasonable and valid but that actually are unrelated to the true causes; to remove unreasonable elements from
to refute by evidence or argument; to oppose by contrary proof; a refutation with proof
to reject as having no authority or binding force; to cast off or disown
the combining of the constituent elements of separate material or abstract entities into a single or unified entity; a complex whole formed by combining
possible to prove the truth of: a verifiable account of the incident; verifiable sales data.
departing from the right, normal, or usual course; exceptional; abnormal
a deviation from the common rule, type, arrangement, or form
an oddity or peculiarity, as of conduct
natural to or characteristic of a specific people or place; native; indigenous
out of keeping or place; inappropriate; unbecoming
of or pertaining to this world; common; ordinary; banal; unimaginative.
freakishly or grotesquely strange or odd, as appearance, dress, objects, ideas, or practices; bizarre
a model or pattern of excellence or of a particular excellence
existing or being everywhere, esp. at the same time; omnipresent
not customary or usual; rare