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1. Empirical knowledge comes from observation and experimentation 2. The teacher said I was the paradigm of good behavior an example a to be followed 3. A systemic infection affects the entirety of the body 4. When I was absolved from the crime I was removed from any blame 5. A significant event had a large impact on history 6. When asked to moderate her voice she began to speak in low tones 7. She gave me a schematic drawing of the machine so that I could see its mechanics 8. An impecunious person has little money 9. What is the connection between a herd of cows and money before the invention of tangible currency people’s levels of wealth were measured by materials such as cattle. 10. Tangible results are able to be seen 11. A mercenary individual is interested only in making money. 12. What is the literal meaning of topography The natural and artificial physical features of an area 13. Our tactical sense is stimulated by sense of touch 14. An adherent sticks to his beliefs 15. NYC may be called an emporium because it is a variety of ideas 16. In a conflation of accounts of an event the details have been combined together 17. What is the difference in meaning between appropriate and appropriate: To take possession of and to be suitable 18. A lucrative business is one that shows a: Great success 19. We now use the word mediocre in a pejorative way. What is the literal meaning? Merely adequate. What is the current usage? Not very good 20. You defrauded me of my life savings when you took them from me by deceiving me 21. What is the literal meaning of despondent? To lose all hope what is the current usage? Showing extreme discouragement 22. When medical science looks for the etiology of a disease it’s seekings it’s cause 23. What are two different usages of cultivate To tend to crops\To help grow 24. Subliminal advertising influences us by going in and out of our consciousness 25. What is the literal meaning of the term macroeconomics a branch of economics having to do with the performance, behavior, of an economy. 26. Where is utopia a perfect place II.
English word Literal meaning Current english usage 27. subversion To turn from below To overthrow 28. perverse Turned aside Improper, incorrect 29. reversion Act of turning back a future interest in property left in the control of a grantor or the grantor's successor 30. diversionary Draw attention away tending to draw attention away from the principal concern 31. converse The opposite to exchange thoughts and opinions in speech 32. aversion To turn A settled dislike 33. incontrovertible Turned against not open to question English word Literal meaning Current english usage 34. replication Repeat Answer, or reply 35. supplication To be flat to make a humble entreaty 36. implication Act of entangling Close connection 37. complicated To intertwine consisting of parts intricately combined 38. duplicitous Double deceptive in words or action 39. compliant Expression of grief conforming to requirements 40. explicate Detailed amount of to give a detailed explanation of
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