7th Grade AR: -Apo Vocabulary

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Twenty vocabulary words, starting with "apodictic" and ending with "apologue".

apodictic

expressing or of the nature of necessary truth or absolute certainty

apothecary

one who prepares and sells drugs or compounds for medicinal purposes

apogee

the point in the orbit of an object (ex. satellite) orbiting the earth that is the greatest distance from the center of the earth; the farthest/highest point

aperture

an opening/open space; the diameter of the objective lens or mirror of a telescope

aphorism

a concise statement of a principle

apocalypse

one of the Jewish and Christian writings (200 BC); something viewed as a prophetic revelation; a great disaster

apogeotropsim

the state of bending up or away from the ground

apocope

the loss of one or more sounds/letters at the end of a word; cut off

aposiopesis

the leaving off of a thought incomplete, usually by a sudden breaking off

apophasis

the raising of an issue by claiming not to mention it

apoplexy

a sudden, usually marked loss of bodily function due to rupture, etc.

apotheosis

elevation to divine status (God); the ideal example

apostrophe

the addressing of a usually absent person or a usually personified thing rhetorically; a form of punctuation

apostle

one sent on a religious mission; one that advocates a cause or movement

apology

a formal justification or defense

apostate

one who abandons a previous loyalty (apostasy)

aposematic

colored or constructed in a way that indicates special capabilities for defense

apophyge

a small outward curve joining the shaft of a column, esp. a classical column, to its base

apopemptic

pertaining to leave-taking/departing; a farewell address

apologue

an allegorical narrative usually intended to convey a moral

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