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20 terms

Vocab units 5 and 6

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Adumbrate
to describe roughly, to give a sketchy outline of
to foreshadow, to give a distinct hint of something that will happen
to overshadow, to shadow or obscure
arcane
known or understood by only a few, mysterious
covert
concealed or hidden, not openly practiced or shown
educe
to draw or bring out, elicit
to assume from evidence or facts, to deduce
fathom
to understand or comprehend
impenetrable
impossible to pierce, break through or enter
impossible to understand, incomprehensible
impervious
incapable of being affected, harmed or broken into
limpid
transparent, clear
calm untroubled and serene
easily intelligible or understood
manifest
clearly apparent or obvious
th show or demonstrate plainly to reveal
a list of passengers or cargo on a ship, plane truck or train
nebulous
cloudy, misty, or hazy
vague without defined form or limits
adjunct
something or someoe attached to another in a dependent or sunbordinate position
added or connected in a subordinate, temporary or auxiliary position
amalgamate
to combine into a unified or an integrated whole; to unite
compatriot
a person from one's country; colleague
conclave
a secret or confidential meeting
a meeing of family members or associates
contiguous
sharing an edge or boundary , neighboring or adjacent
connecting in time without break, uninterrupted
diffuse
widely spread or scattered; not concentrated
wordy or unclear
to depart from a set course or norm; deviate
diverge
ti exted in diffferent directions from a common point; to branch out
to differ in opinion and manner
to depart from a set course or norm; to deviate
parity
equality in amount status or value; functional equivalence
synergy
the interaction or cooperation of agents or forces so that their combined effects is greater than the sum if their individual effects
transcend
to pass beyond the limits of, to greater than, to surpass
to exist above and independent of