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Click on the correct answer in the quiz below.
Then see if you can find the word in your newspaper -- the print edition, the website or the digital edition and copy the sentence for context. NOTE: High School words are much harder to find!
1. To divide (a geographic area) into voting districts so as to give unfair advantage to one party in elections.
2. A person unduly fearful or contemptuous of that which is foreign, especially of strangers or foreign peoples.
3. A sudden manifestation of the essence or meaning of something.
4. Something done or paid to compensate or make amends.
5. Not interesting; dull:
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