GED Vocabulary

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camouflage

disguise, usually in war, by changing the appearance of persons or material.

caste

Social class or distinction.

catastrophe

Sudden disaster (An earth quake).

chronicle

historical record.

clamor

Uproar.

condolence

Expression of sympathy.

connoisseur

Expert Judge (Of paintings, Foods, Etc.)

consensus

General Agreement.

context

Words or ideas just before or after a given word or idea.

criterion

Standard of judgement

Crux

The essential Point.

Data

Known Facts.

Debut

First appearance before an audience.

Deluge

Great flood (Rain or, in a special sense, Mail).

Depot

Warehouse.

Destiny

Predetermined fate.

Dilemma

Situation requiring a choice between two unpleasant courses of action.

Din

Loud, Continuing noise.

Discord

Disagreement.

Discrepancy

Inconsistency (In accounts, in testimony).

Dissent

Difference of opinion (From a decision).

Drought

Long spell of dry weather.

Elite

Choice part or element (Of society)

Environment

Surrounding influences or conditions.

Epoch

Period of time associated with an important person or event,

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