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Daily Spelling Quiz #427

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appleblossom
AP-uhl-blaws-uhm  noun
<English + <English
a flower on an apple tree


chard
chawrd  noun
<English
a type of edible beet


worrywart
WUHR-ee-wohrt  noun
<English
a pessimist; a fussbudget


vehemence
VEE-uh-muhnts  noun
<Greek
intense passion


parlous
PAWR-luhs  adjective
<Latin
dangerous; risky; critical


monolithic
mawn-uh-LITH-ik  adjective
<Greek
carved from a single block of stone


shoddiness
SHAWD-ee-nuhs  noun
<unknown
being of inferior quality


acquiescence
ak-wee-ES-uhnts  noun

<Latin


the act of complying or consenting without enthusiasm


adustiosis
ay-dus-tee-OH-suhs  noun
<Latin + <Greek
breakdown of the rind of citrus fruit causing a reddish discoloration; "red blotch"


amphitheater
AM-fuh-thee-uh-duhr  noun
<Greek
a round or oval building with rising rows of seats around an open space