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Outliers is Boring

outlier chapter 3 vocab

Tumultuous raising a great clatter and commotion
Desperation the state of being desperate or of having the recklessness of despair
Province an administrative division or unit of a country
Phenomenon a fact, occurrence, or circumstance observed or observable
Differentiate to form or mark differently from other such things
Eligibility fit or proper to be chosen, worthy of choice
Defiance a daring or bold resistance to authority or to any opposing force
Brilliance great brightness
Judaism the monotheistic religion of the Jews, having its ethical, ceremonial, and legal foundation in the precepts of the Old Testament and in the teachings and commentaries of the rabbis as found chiefly in the Talmud
immigrate to come to a country of which one is not a native, usually for permanent residence
revere to regard with respect tinged with awe
mitigate to lessen in force or intensity, as wrath, grief, harshness, or pain
legacy anything handed down from the past, as from an ancestor or predecessor
disparage to speak of or treat slightingly
innate existing in one from birth
deference respectful submission or yielding to the judgment, opinion, will, etc., of another
incredulous indicating or showing unbelief
refute to prove to be false or erroneous, as an opinion or charge
obscure not clear to the understanding
diligent constant in effort to accomplish something
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