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8 terms
Suffix: -ment meaning act or process and -tion meaning the act of or state of
dedication
astonishment
obligation
achievement
a formal, printed inscription in a book, piece of music
overpowering wonder or surprise; amazement
something by which a person is bound or obliged to do certain…
something accomplished, especially by superior ability, speci…
dedication
a formal, printed inscription in a book, piece of music
astonishment
overpowering wonder or surprise; amazement
15 terms
The Crucible Act 1 Vocab
villainous
crucible
barbaric
fanatic
acting in bad or evil ways
a severe, searching test or trial
savagely cruel
intense devotion
villainous
acting in bad or evil ways
crucible
a severe, searching test or trial
20 terms
ACT Vocab List 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
21 terms
Vocab for Act I of The Crucible
predilection
parochial
repressions
vengeance
(n) tendency, fondness for
(adj) provincial or narrow
(n) forced to restrict and control a society
(n) punishment inflicted or retribution exacted for na injury…
predilection
(n) tendency, fondness for
parochial
(adj) provincial or narrow
10 terms
Macbeth Act 1 Vocab
Monarchy
Patriarchy
Usurp
Lineage
form of government in which a country is ruled by a monarch (…
a family, group, or government controlled by a man or a group…
to seize or exercise authority or possession wrongfully
a group of individuals tracing descent from a common ancestor
Monarchy
form of government in which a country is ruled by a monarch (…
Patriarchy
a family, group, or government controlled by a man or a group…
23 terms
DA 101: Chapter 3- Ethics, Jurisprudence and the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act
Agent
Americans with Disabilities Act
Assault
Battery
Person whose discussions and act are a reflection and represe…
Legislation passed by congress in 1990 to end discrimination…
Threat of touching a person without consent
According to the law, the actual touching of another without…
Agent
Person whose discussions and act are a reflection and represe…
Americans with Disabilities Act
Legislation passed by congress in 1990 to end discrimination…
21 terms
Macbeth Act 2
Summons
Repose
Largess
Augment
An authoritative command
Rest, relaxation
The generous giving of gifts, generosity
The action of adding to, enlarging, increasing
Summons
An authoritative command
Repose
Rest, relaxation
11 terms
ACT 360, Chapter 3
Conflict of Interest
Consent
Engagement Letter
Independence
A real or perceived incompatibility between the interests of…
A written agreement through which affected parties explicitly…
Document that identifies responsible parties, defines the pur…
Freedom from the control or support of others that might impa…
Conflict of Interest
A real or perceived incompatibility between the interests of…
Consent
A written agreement through which affected parties explicitly…
5 terms
ACT vocabulary words for week of 2/9 (malediction)
malediction
oligarchy
paltry
rapt
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
pitifully small or worthless
deeply absorbed
malediction
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
oligarchy
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
49 terms
Chapter 3 Ethics, Jurisprudence, and the health Information Portability and Accountability Act (book)
Dental jurisprudence
Ethics
Stare decisis
Common laws
the law that governs dentistry
moral judgments
meaning "let the decision stand" all future cases are determi…
laws and rules that are to be followed by everyone.
Dental jurisprudence
the law that governs dentistry
Ethics
moral judgments
33 terms
Drug act 1976 CHAPTER II Administration and Enforcement set 1
6. Regulation of sale of drugs:
According to section 6 ,who regulates…
what is duty of provincial government…
section 7
The Provincial Governments shall regulate the sale of drugs i…
provincial government ... (in prescribed manner
make such orders, and issue such directions to the importers,…
Registration of drugs:
6. Regulation of sale of drugs:
The Provincial Governments shall regulate the sale of drugs i…
According to section 6 ,who regulates…
provincial government ... (in prescribed manner
15 terms
Antigone Act 3 Vocabulary
Deference
Subordinate
Malicious
Instinct
Courteous regard for another's wish; respect
Inferior; lower in rank or status
Intended to hurt or harm
An inherited behavior, one that is not learned but is done au…
Deference
Courteous regard for another's wish; respect
Subordinate
Inferior; lower in rank or status
15 terms
Macbeth Act 1Vocabulary
Shall
Upon
Hover
Filthy
deep
upon a horse.
to remain in place over an object or location
not clean, dirty; obscene
Shall
deep
Upon
upon a horse.
18 terms
Ruby Bridges: A Simple Act of Courage
NAACP
unconstitutional
segregation
desegregation
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
against the rules and legal foundation of the U.S. Constitution
the practice of separating people into different areas due to…
the process of ending the separation of two groups of people,…
NAACP
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
unconstitutional
against the rules and legal foundation of the U.S. Constitution
10 terms
ACT Vocabulary #6 January 25, 2016
Neonate
Usury
Captious
Demagogue
a newborn child
the practice of lending money at exorbitant rates
marked by a tendency to point out trivial faults; intended to…
a leader, rabble rouser, usually appealing to emotion or pred…
Neonate
a newborn child
Usury
the practice of lending money at exorbitant rates
25 terms
100 Words A Week: Commonly Confused Words I
Disinterested
Uninterested
Affect
Effect
impartial; not preferring one over the other.
indifferent; not interested; bored.
influence; produce a change. v.
anything brought about by a cause or agent. n.
Disinterested
impartial; not preferring one over the other.
Uninterested
indifferent; not interested; bored.
55 terms
Ch. 7: Society and the State Dental Practice Act
The right of fair application of laws…
A process regulated by a governmental…
A rule or restriction
The broad range of duties legally defi…
Due Process
Licensure
Regulation
Scope of Practice
The right of fair application of laws…
Due Process
A process regulated by a governmental…
Licensure
42 terms
Government Unit 1
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
25 terms
Julius Caesar Act I-III Vocab.
beseech vb.
mettle n.
construe vb.
accoutered vb.
to implore urgently
courage and fortitude
to give the meaning or intention of; explain; interpret
to equip or outfit, especially with military clothes, equipme…
beseech vb.
to implore urgently
mettle n.
courage and fortitude
39 terms
Romeo & Juliet: Act 4&5
abate
array
beguile
behest
to put an end to; to reduce in degree or intensity; deduct (p…
to dress or decorate especially in splendid or impressive att…
to lead by deception; hoodwink
an authoritative order; an urgent prompting
abate
to put an end to; to reduce in degree or intensity; deduct (p…
array
to dress or decorate especially in splendid or impressive att…
42 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 2
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
42 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 2
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
20 terms
SAT ACT Vocabulary Unit #3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
36 terms
Macbeth Act 3 and Act 4 Vocab
Posterity
Oracle
Prosperous
Wrenched
future or succeeding generations
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
having or characterized by financial success or good fortune
to twist suddenly and forcibly; pull, jerk, or force by a vio…
Posterity
future or succeeding generations
Oracle
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
22 terms
IACCP - Investment Advisors Act of 1940
Assignment
Not Investment Advisor
Control
Investment supervisory services
Any direct or indirect transfer or hypothecation of an invest…
A Bank, Lawyer, accountant, engineer, teach whose performance…
Power to exercise a controlling influence over the management…
Giving of continuous advice as to the investment of funds on…
Assignment
Any direct or indirect transfer or hypothecation of an invest…
Not Investment Advisor
A Bank, Lawyer, accountant, engineer, teach whose performance…
15 terms
Macbeth act 2
Allegiance
Augment
Carousing
Clamored
the loyalty of a citizen to his or her government or of a sub…
To make larger, enlarge in size, number
To engage in a drunken revel
A loud uproar, as far from a crowed of people
Allegiance
the loyalty of a citizen to his or her government or of a sub…
Augment
To make larger, enlarge in size, number
49 terms
Act 1 r+j vocab
Pernicious
Adversary
Augmenting
Grievance
Causing insidious harm or ruin, hurtful
A person, group, or force that opposes or attacks, opponent
To increase the size of
A wrong considered as grounds for complaint, or something bel…
Pernicious
Causing insidious harm or ruin, hurtful
Adversary
A person, group, or force that opposes or attacks, opponent
Chapter 10: Executive Act
Deregulation
Bureaucracy
TVA
Administrative Discretion
the process of removing or reducing state regulations typical…
a system of government in which most of the important decisio…
The Tennessee Valley Authority is a federally owned corporati…
The exercise of professional expertise and judgment, as oppos…
Deregulation
the process of removing or reducing state regulations typical…
Bureaucracy
a system of government in which most of the important decisio…
28 terms
English I.T.W Act 1 Vocab Words
extradite
privy
infidel
spire
to give up a fugitive or criminal to another state or nation
an outbuilding
someone who has no religious faith
a pyramidal rooflike structure
extradite
to give up a fugitive or criminal to another state or nation
privy
an outbuilding
12 terms
Wife of Bath Vocab
Importune
Assiduity
Ensnare
Folly
to press or urge with troublesome persistence
state of being careful with unremitting attention or persistent
to take in as in a trap
a foolish act or idea
Importune
to press or urge with troublesome persistence
Assiduity
state of being careful with unremitting attention or persistent
20 terms
American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Inherent Powers
Reserved Powers
Exclusive Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Those powers that the constitution does not grant to the Nati…
Those powers that can be exercised by the National Government…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Inherent Powers
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
15 terms
Act prep terms 9/29/16
Agile
Blase
Embargo
Fallacy
Quick and well coordinated in movement
In different to or bored with life; unimpressed as or as if f…
An order of government prohibiting the movement of merchant s…
A deceptive, misleading, false notion or belief
Agile
Quick and well coordinated in movement
Blase
In different to or bored with life; unimpressed as or as if f…
8 terms
Government Chapter 2.1-2.2
Democracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarchy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
40 terms
The Crucible act 1
Predilection
Innate
Antagonistic
Theocracy
A preference or special liking for something
Inborn, natural
Showing or feeling active opposition or hostility toward some…
A form of government in which a deity is the source from whic…
Predilection
A preference or special liking for something
Innate
Inborn, natural
14 terms
Act II Scene 1
plied
wayward
veer
impudence
Large number or quantity of something
difficult to control or predict because of unusual or pervers…
change direction suddnley
the quality of being impudent; impertinence
plied
Large number or quantity of something
wayward
difficult to control or predict because of unusual or pervers…
Ethics, Jurisprudence, and the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act
Dental Jurispendence
Ethics
Stare decisis
Common laws
the laws that governs dentistry
moral judgements; covers a broad range of activities
let the decision stand
followed by everyone
Dental Jurispendence
the laws that governs dentistry
Ethics
moral judgements; covers a broad range of activities
25 terms
List #4- Act |V 9/12/16
Wanton
Ordinance
Hasten
Muster
Behave extremely cruelly and brutally
An authoritative rule
Speed up the process of; facilitate
A gathering of military personal for duty
Wanton
Behave extremely cruelly and brutally
Ordinance
An authoritative rule
26 terms
The Crucible Act 1
crucible
overture
rankle
paradox
a severe test or trial
(n.) an opening move toward negotiation or action; a proposal…
(v.) to cause anger, irritation, or bitterness (with the sugg…
A statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or a…
crucible
a severe test or trial
overture
(n.) an opening move toward negotiation or action; a proposal…
35 terms
vocab act 3 and 4 macbeth
Posterity
Oracle
Prosperous
Wrenched:
future or succeeding generations
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
having or characterized by financial success or good fortune
to twist suddenly and forcibly; pull, jerk, or force by a vio…
Posterity
future or succeeding generations
Oracle
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
20 terms
Politics
diplomacy
affiliate
dictatorial
potent
skill in handling affairs without arousing hostility
associate, connect
domineering, oppressively overbearing
having great power, influence, or effect
diplomacy
skill in handling affairs without arousing hostility
affiliate
associate, connect
20 terms
crucible act 1 vocab
crucible
inert
ordinances
rankle
a severe, searching test or trial.
having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (op…
an authoritative rule or law; a decree or command.
to cause keen irritation or bitter resentment in
crucible
a severe, searching test or trial.
inert
having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (op…
27 terms
Lecture 6 - ACT Part II
Fusion
Defusion
In cognitive defusion...
Defusion Interventions: Revealing the…
The opposite of fusion... When people are guided by the literal…
Changing one's relationship to thoughts and feelings ... Looking…
Thoughts are merely sounds, words, stories, bits of language,…
Involves creating contexts in which language can be experienc…
Fusion
The opposite of fusion... When people are guided by the literal…
Defusion
Changing one's relationship to thoughts and feelings ... Looking…
40 terms
Crucible Act 1
Predilection
innate
antagonistic
theocracy
a preference of something
natural
showing or feeling hostility toward someone or something
a system of government in which priests rule in the name of God
Predilection
a preference of something
innate
natural
15 terms
ACT PREP 14
Intractable
Invidious
Laconic
Mercenary
Adjective- not easily controlled or directed
Adjective- calculated to create ill will or give offense
Adjective- using few words; cocise; terse
Adjective- working or acting merely for money or reward... Noun-…
Intractable
Adjective- not easily controlled or directed
Invidious
Adjective- calculated to create ill will or give offense
15 terms
Act I Vocabulary
Paradox
Theocracy
Hearty
Propriety
A statement that contradicts itself
Government of a state by immediate divine guidance
Showing warm and heartfelt friendless
Correct or appropriate behavior
Paradox
A statement that contradicts itself
Theocracy
Government of a state by immediate divine guidance
20 terms
The Crucible Act I Vocab
theocracy
hearty
dissembling
propriety
the belief in government by divine guidance
Goodness in someone
conceal one's true motives, feelings, or beliefs
correct or appropriate behavior
theocracy
the belief in government by divine guidance
hearty
Goodness in someone
40 terms
Crucible Act 1 vocab
Prediliction
Innate
Antagonistic
Theocracy
a preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
inborn, natural
showing or feeling active opposition or hostility toward some…
form of government in which a deity is the source from which…
Prediliction
a preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
Innate
inborn, natural
15 terms
Vocab Act 1: The Crucible
Licentious
Magistrates
Predilection
Parochial
Lacking legal or moral restraints
An official exercising government powers
A prepossession in favor of something deriving from experienc…
Of or relating to a church parish
Licentious
Lacking legal or moral restraints
Magistrates
An official exercising government powers
22 terms
Act 4
Shroud
Vial
Distill
Bier
Burial cloth
A small bottle containing medicine or other liquids
A process that separates the substances in a solution based o…
a stand on which a corpse or coffin is placed
Shroud
Burial cloth
Vial
A small bottle containing medicine or other liquids
20 terms
Government Vocab I
authority
public good
government
power
The legal right or power to give orders and enforce the rule
A product or service that is available for all people to cons…
Institutions and officials organized to establish and carry o…
The ability to cause others to behave as they might not other…
authority
The legal right or power to give orders and enforce the rule
public good
A product or service that is available for all people to cons…
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