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19th December Part - 1 (in Hindi)
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The lesson deals with the in this first part for the 19th of December, various words and their meanings alongwith some of the synonyms and antonyms in the Hindu editorial.

Danish Khatana
Masters in Biotechnology IIT JAM 2011 (AIR - 479) CSIR NET Life Sciences 2012, DBT JRF 2015, UGC NET Socio - 2018

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  2. 19th DECEMBER

  3. complacencY O Meaning a feeling of smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or one's achievements. o Synonyms : satisfaction

  4. avert O Meaning: turn away (one's eyes or thoughts) O Synonyms : avoid o Antonyms : aid

  5. prevailed O Meaning prove more powerful or superior. O Synonyms : abound oAntonyms : forfeit

  6. endorsed O Meaning : declare one's public approval or support of(v). O Synonyms : approved o Antonyms : disapproved

  7. Convention O Meaning a way in which something is usually done. O Synonyms : show Antonyms: discord

  8. peg O Meaning a short pin or bolt, typically tapered at one end, that is used for securing something in place, hanging things on, or marking a position. O Synonyms clinch Antonyms : detach

  9. stark O Meaning : severe or bare in appearance or outline(adj). O Synonyms : blunt o Antonyms : covered

  10. negotiators O Meaning a person who conducts negotiations. O Synonyms : delegate

  11. concerns O Meaning make (someone) anxious or worried OSynonyms : burden O Antonyms : pastime

  12. impact O Meaning : the action of one object coming forcibly into contact with another(n) O Synonyms: brunt oAntonyms : avoidance

  13. prospect o Meaning : the possibility or likelihood of some future event occurring(n) O Synonyms: expectation o Antonyms: impossibility

  14. compact O Meaning : closely and neatly packed together; dense(adj) oSynonyms tight Antonyms: loose

  15. mitigation o Meaning : the action of reducing the severity, seriousness, or painfulness of something. O Synonyms: reduction oAntonyms : increase

  16. probe O Meaning explore or examine (something), especially with the hands or an instrument(v) Synonyms exploration

  17. claim O Meaning state or assert that something is the case, typically without providing evidence or proof. (v) O Synonyms : assertion oAntonyms : denial

  18. negligent O Meaning : failing to take proper care over something. (adj) OSynonyms : inadvertent o Antonyms : attentive

  19. statutory o Meaning required, permitted, or enacted by statute. O Synonyms : legal o Antonyms: illegal

  20. evokes Meaning : bring or recall (a reeling, memory, or image) to the conscious mind(v) O Synonyms : conjure oAntonyms : decrease

  21. blaze O Meaning a very large or fiercely burning fire O Synonyms : flame

  22. patchy O Meaning : existing or happening in small, isolated areas.(adj) OSynonyms: erratic O Antonyms: regular

  23. evacuated O Meaning remove (someone) from a place of danger to a safer place. O Synonyms : depart Antonyms: allow

  24. sprinkler O Meaning a device that sprays water. O Synonyms sprayer

  25. enclosures O Meaning : an area that is surrounded by a barrier. (n) OSynonyms : courtyard o Antonyms: open

  26. shed O Meaning a simple roofed structure used for garden storage, to shelter animals, or as a workshop. O Synonyms : discard oAntonyms: keep

  27. depressing O Meaning causing or resulting in a feeling of miserable dejection(adj) OSynonyms : bleak o Antonyms: bright

  28. consequences o Meaning a result or effect, typically one that is unwelcome or unpleasant. OSynonyms : emanation o Antonyms : causes

  29. spite O Meaning a desire to hurt, annoy, or offend someone. O Synonyms : animosity Antonyms : admiration

  30. substantially O Meaning: to a great or significant extent. O Synonyms: o Antonyms: