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100 Words For Every Graduate

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1. Showing a lack of intelligence

2. (adj) shedding leaves annually

3. The liquid part of blood or lymph

4. Sythesis of complex organic materials

5. Leadership

6. To convert (an element) into an oxide; combine with oxygen

7. To bring under complete control

8. The act of talking while or as if alone

9. (v) to deprive of force or strength

10. A set or system of names or terms - as those used in a particular science or art - by an individual or community - etc

11. A tactic for delaying or obstructing legislation by making long speeches

12. Humorous - not meant seriously

13. Full of trivial conversation

14. An advocate of the grant or extension of political suffrage

15. Having ones identity concealed

16. Awkward - lacking in social graces - tactless - clumsy

17. Structure of the earth's crust (movements)

18. The official currency of the European Union

19. Almighty or infinite in power - as God

20. (v) to fly or sail around

21. A language user's knowledge of words

22. Insert words into texts - often falsifying it thereby

23. The use of words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of its literal meaning

24. A rectangular tiered temple or terraced mound erected by the ancient Assyrians and Babylonians

25. Math: limits or boundaries: guidelines

26. A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color

27. The act of respiring inhalation and exhalation of air; breathing

28. To expurgate by removing or modifying passages considered vulgar or objectionable

29. Any complete change in appearance - character - circumstances - etc

30. (adj) lacking confidence - shy or timid

31. Excessive pride or self confidence

32. To review by brief summary - as at the end of a speech or discussion; summarize

33. One of over a thousand known extragalactic objects - Starlike in apperance - Having spectra with characteristically large red shifts

34. Form of government in which all power is vested in a few persons or in a dominant class or clique

35. Needless repetion of an idea

36. Showing strong feeling

37. (n) microscopic - rod-shaped - in nucleus of cell - responsible for transmission of hereditary characteristics

38. Supplying motive force

39. Haughtily disdainful or contemptuous

40. Complacently or inanely foolish

41. Keen - insight - shrewdness

42. Mournful or gloomy especially to a ludicrous degree

43. Lacking interest or significance

44. Trickery or deception by quibbling or sophistry.

45. Whirling mass of movment

46. Careless or irresponsible

47. Technigue of classification

48. Violent commotion

49. Control over freedom of others - pretaining to a centralized government that does not tolerate opinion

50. Of the nature of or characterized by precipies