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SAT Word by meaning 405

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n. an expressive word or pithy sentence enunciating some guiding rule of life or faith

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n. a heap of combustibles arranged for burning a dead body

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n. difficulty or failure in the alimentary canal in changing food into absorptive nutriment

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n. digression

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n. ill or poor conduct

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n. mode of speech

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n. a distance in miles

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n. an incident or story in a literary work, separable from yet growing out of it

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n. a figure of speech by which a phrase less offensive is substituted

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n. an institution for instruction and training in music and declamation