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Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
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1. An office-holder

2. Change of one culture from interacting with another

3. Malignant; hostile

4. The quality of being grand; extravagance in scale or

5. Seemingly trustworthy or reasonable

6. Lacking grace or ease of movement or form; clumsy

7. To mock - scoff - or make fun of

8. Submission

9. Nonconformist

10. Alert; watchful (n. vigilance)

11. Strange; fantastic

12. To brand

13. Kindly or pleasant in disposition ('a genial attitude')

14. A positive statement or claim

15. Impudent; hasty

16. Soften; alleviate

17. A complete group of documents

18. Highly indecent; provocative (pictures or writing)

19. Amateur dabbler; lacking seriousness

20. To disturb - to increase apprehension

21. A violent storm

22. Unceasingly harsh

23. Describing a permanent job (where one cannot be fired)

24. Fill to excess

25. Pleasant

26. An introduction to a novel

27. Smelly

28. Cajole; entice

29. Coin collecting

30. Western

31. Unspoiled; primitive; uncorrupted; in its original state

32. Rhythm

33. A large group

34. Causing great harm; destructive; deadly; dangerous

35. To pay back

36. Pertaining to motion

37. Level to the ground

38. Prone to hiding.

39. Of dubious origin; fictitious

40. Free from sexual desire

41. Destruction

42. Conforming to church law

43. Reluctant; disinclined

44. The capturing of prey as a means of maintaining life.

45. Outstanding bravery or skill

46. Someone who is inexperienced

47. Mercy

48. Made up of two parts; double

49. To imprison

50. The burden