Lesson 23

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SAT Word Skills 5 - Lesson 23

SAT Word Skills 5
ambrosialadjective

extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant

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cordial
cordialadjective

diffusing warmth and friendliness

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cardinaladjective

serving as an essential component

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fundamentaladjective

impacting the core and most important parts of something; the most basic or important

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marginaladjective

at or constituting a border or edge

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hereticaladjective

characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards

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globularadjective

having the shape of a sphere or ball

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conditionaladjective

qualified by reservations

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convivialadjective

occupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company

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nocturnaladjective

belonging to or active during the night

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germinaladjective

containing seeds of later development

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avuncularadjective

being or relating to an uncle

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etherealadjective

characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy

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diurnaladjective

of or belonging to or active during the day

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farcicaladjective

broadly or extravagantly humorous; resembling farce

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parochialadjective

relating to or supported by or located in a parish

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bestialadjective

resembling a beast; showing lack of human sensibility

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