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Vocab Lesson #7

The root -spec-
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auspices
Protection or support; patronage. An omen.
auspicious
Attended by favorable circumstances.
circumspect
Heedful of circumstances or consequences; prudent
despicable
Deserving of scorn or content; vile
introspective
Self-examining; thinking about one's own thoughts and feelings.
perspicuity
The quality of being clearly expressed of easily understood. The ability to perceive or understand keenly.
prospective
Likely to become or be. Likely to happen; expected
specious
Having the ring of truth but actually false.
specter
A phantom; apparition. A threatening or haunting possibility.
specturm
A brad sequence or range of related qualities, ideas or activities. A range of values of a quantity or set of related quantities.