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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. The use of obstructionist tactics, especially prolonged speechmaking, for the purpose of delaying legislative action.
2. Division into ordered groups or categories.
3. An advocate of the extension of political voting rights, especially to women.
4. Logical incongruity
5. Falling off or shed at a specific season or stage of growth:
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