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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. A deliberate action aimed at weakening an enemy through subversion, obstruction, disruption, and/or destruction.
2. To bring down the size, quantity, value or intensity of something; to diminish, to lower, to impair.
3. To move in a quick fashion.
4. The quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable
5. Dependent on each other
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