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Read 990 Vocab

Vocabulary from chapter 1, book 3

Altruistic Having unselfish concern for others
Kitschy Sentimental art considered in bad taste
Annotating Circle, highlight, write in the margins
Burgeoning Growing, enlarged
Sparsely Thinly spaced
Persecutions Oppressions, treat violently
Migrate To move
Pogrom Organized massacre or persecutions
Simian Ape-like or resembling a monkey
Assimilated Become a part of or absorbed
Ephemeral Short life span
Aberrant Not normal
Cataclysms Disasters
Acumen Keen insight, perceptive
Retrograde Reversed or inverted
Riposte Retort or reply
Reigned Ruled or governed
Chide To scold or criticize
Enumerated Listed or defined in order
Tyrants Harsh, cruel rulers
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