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  • The Buzzword of the Day for 10/24/2016 is:exempt (adjective) \ig-ZEMPT\ What does it mean? : free or released from some condition or requirement that others must meet or deal withHow do you use it? Students who are exempt from AP testing can leave after the main tests are finished. Are you a word wiz? "Exempt" ultimately comes from the Latin word "eximere." What do you think "eximere" means? A. to throw away B. to search over C. to make an example out of D. to take out Check your answer on Word Central.


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