SAT Words

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CAPITULATE   [kuh-pich-uh-leyt]  verb 

–to surrender under specific conditions; to give up all resistance


Germany capitulated to the Allied Nations under the Treaty of Versailles.


SALUBRIOUS   [suh-loo-bree-uhs]  adj

–favorable to good health


After radiation was released from the power plant, many citizens evacuated to a more salubrious climate.



TREPIDATION  [trep-i-dey-shuhn]   noun

–strong fear or dread marked by trembling or hesitancy


There was trepidation on the airplane during the extensive turbulence.