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100 Words For Every Graduate

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1. Needless repetion of an idea

2. Showing strong feeling

3. The making of amends for wrong or injurydone: reparation for an injustice

4. A half

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

6. Technigue of classification

7. The basic structure or features of a system or organization

8. (adj) lacking confidence - shy or timid

9. (v) to set free or endow

10. Supplying motive force

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

12. Of the same kind

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

14. Keen - insight - shrewdness

15. Mournful or gloomy especially to a ludicrous degree

16. Humorous - not meant seriously

17. Having ones identity concealed

18. To impress on the mind by repetition - teach persistently and earnestly

19. Promising success

20. (adj) harmful [to health]

21. Violent commotion

22. 1.) Daily: A quotidian report 2.) Usual or customary; everyday

23. To take and use ideas from another's work

24. Trickery or deception by quibbling or sophistry.

25. Showing a lack of intelligence

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

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

28. Complacently or inanely foolish

29. To show to be false

30. Whirling mass of movment

31. (adj) shedding leaves annually

32. Someone who hates or fears foreigners

33. Science concerned with relations between heat and mecanial energy

34. Characterized by or showing servile complaisance or deference; fawning

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

36. Full of trivial conversation

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

38. Not affiliated with or limited to a specific religious denomination

39. Seize and take control without authority and possibly with force

40. Try to gain favor by cringing or flattering

41. Of or pertaining to money

42. (v) to fly or sail around

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

44. To seperate

45. Cheerfully optimistic - hopeful or confident: a sanguine disposition

46. The official currency of the European Union

47. Total rejection of established laws and institutions

48. Sythesis of complex organic materials

49. Worked to shape by beating

50. Plane curve formed by the intersection of right circular cone with plane parallel to a generator of the cone