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Unit 12

appreciable sufficient to be noticed or measured
autocratic absolute in power or authority
blanch to remove the color from; to make or turn pale; to parboil
blasphemy an act, utterance, or writing showing contempt for something sacred
brawny strong, muscular
concerted planned or performed in cooperation with others
contend to fight, struggle; to compete; to argue
humane kind, merciful
illustrious very famous, distinguished
intolerable unbearable
irreverent disrespectful
laborious not easy, requiring hard work; hardworking
lithe bending easily, limber
maltreat to abuse, use roughly or crudely
ponder to consider carefully, reflect on
subversive intended to undermine or overthrow; one who advocates or attempts to undermine a political system
synthetic made or put together by people; something artificial
temperate mild, moderate
venomous poisonous; spiteful, mean
wily sly, shrewd, cunning
Created by: CompEnglish9B