Ender's Game Vocab: Chapters 11-13

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vocab for cha pters 11


 
  
Created Mar 4, 2011
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1
Insolent
 

Insultingly contemptuous in speech or conduct

2
Deployed
 

Placed in battle formation or appropriate positions

3
Autonomy
 

Independence

4
Disingenuous
 

Not straightforward, lacking candidness

5
Percolated
 

To pass through high command

6
Inestimably
 

Too valuable or excellent to be measured or...

7
Inertia
 

Resistance to a change in motion

8
Reclamation
 

The recovery of a useful substance from waste

9
Protocol
 

Code of correct conduct, etiquette

10
Jackal
 

Accomplice aiding in bad acts

11
Regale
 

To entertain sumptuously, to amuse

12
Toadied
 

Flattering; pleasing someone to gain personal...

13
Preemptive
 

Having the power to prevent usually unpleasant...

14
Dirigibles
 

A steer able airship

15
Fastidious
 

Careful; meticulous attention to detail

16
Strafing
 

To rake from side to side

17
Albedo
 

The ratio of light reflected off a celestial...

18
Vestigial
 

Small, under grown body parts in comparison...

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