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Unformatted text preview: - the providing of sustenance or support; means of supporting life Caprice- a sudden, unpredictable change, as of one's mind Capitulate- to surrender unconditionally Reciprocal- mutual; given or felt by each toward the other Egalitarianism- characterized by belief in the equality of all people Ostensible- outwardly appearing as such,apparent Prestige- reputation or influence arising from success, achievement, rank Coup d'etat- a sudden and decisive action in politics Tenacious- holding together; cohesive; not easily pulled asunder; tough Supersede- to replace in power Efface- to wipe out; do away with; expunge...
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- Spring '07