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Unformatted text preview: Vocabulary: 6. ascribe (v.): to acknowledge the cause or source 7. beguile (v.): to influence with deception or charm 8. belie (v.): to be a misrepresentation or deceiving 9. conciliatory (adj.): compatible or tending to work for agreement 10. paradox (n.): a statement that seems to contradict itself, but which has truth to it 11. penitent (adj.): feeling sorry for having committed a sin 12. pious (adj.): showing reverence for that which is holy; following the rules of a religion strictly 13. quail (V!.): to shrink in fear 14. sect (n.): a religious group that falls outside traditional religious groups. 15. slovenly (adj.): untidy in appearance; sloppy...
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2012 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Jkjhkjk during the Spring '11 term at SUNY Adirondack.
- Spring '11