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101 Words Every Freshmen Should Know: Set 1

First set of words from "101 Words Every Freshmen Should Know"
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Alliteration
starting with two or more stressed syllables of a word group
Bamboozle
to deceive or get the better of someone by trickery, flattery, or the like; humbug; hoodwink
Chronology
sequential order in which events occur
Commemorate
to serve as a memorial or reminder of
Despondent
feeling or showing profound hopelessness
Fallacy
false notion or belief
Jovial
joyous humor or a spirit of good; fellowship
Maneuver
a planned or regulated movement
Mutation
the act or process of changing
Outrageous
highly unusual or unconventional
Quarantine
a strict isolation imposed to prevent the spread of disease
Renaissance
revival in the world of art & learning
Symbiosis
the living together of two dissimilar organisms
Tariff
bill; cost; charge
Tranquility
state of calmness; peacefulness