English2 Vocabulary 2

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  1. hoipolloi
    (n) the common folk
  2. ineffable
    (adj) incapable of being expressed or described
  3. lucubration
    (n) laborious work, study, or thought
  4. mnemonic
    • (adj) something that helps your memory
    • (n) something with the purpose of helping your memory
  5. obloquy
    (n) censure, blame, or abusive language aimed at a person or thing by numerous persons
  6. parameter
    (n) limits or boundaries; guidelines
  7. pundit
    (n) a person who makes a comment or judgement in an authoritive manner
  8. risible
    (adj) causing laughter
  9. symptomatic
    (adj) pertaining to symptoms
  10. volte-face
    (n) a turnabout, a reversal or opinion or policy
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English2 Vocabulary 2
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