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Word Study Lesson 9 Definitions

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abortive
premature; fruitless
accost
to confront; challenge
acute
serious; sharp
debris
wreckage; ruins
decade
a period of ten years
deploy
to spread out; to arrange
genre
kind; sort;style; class
guise
external appearance
gusto
zest; relish
matron
a woman in charge
meager
small amount
puny
less than normal size and strength
quarry
the object of a search
sordid
dirty; filthy
spate
a sudden flood or outpouring