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northington vocab

transgress

to go beyond or over set limits; to break a rule

transitive

Describing an action carried from subject to verb to object; needing a direct object to complete the meaning of the verb

transitory

lasting for only a short while

translucent

permitting light to pass through, but not transparent

ambience

Environment; the surrounding atmosphere.

obituary

notice of death with biographical information

transient

passing quickly; transitory

aberration

straying from what is normal or accepted

erratic

irregular or inconsistent in movement, habit, quality, or ideas

episode

an incident in a person's life or in a story or play

exodus

a mass departure or emigration

itinerant

traveling from place to place, ecpecially to perform some duty or work; transient

itinerary

a route of travel

advent

arrival or coming into being

circumvent

to avoid; to evade by cleverness

convene

to assemble, especially for a meeting

intervene

to occur between events or periods

telepathy

Communication from one mind to another without speech, writing, or other sensory means

deviate

to turn aside from a course, norm, pattern, or subject

devious

winding; roundabout

impervious

not penetrable by light rays, moisture, etc.

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