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fierceadj: severe and violent in a way that is frightening
incidentn: an event or occurrence, often unexpected or unplanned; something that happens
canaln: a long and narrow strip of water made artificially either for boats and ships to travel along or for irrigation
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
vesseln: a ship or large boat
obstructv: to block or interfere with the passage, movement, or action of something or someone
millenniumn: a span of 1000 years, or the 1000th anniversary (plural: millennia)
basinn: a natural depression or valley that is circular or oval on the surface of the earth, especially one that has water in it; a container with a bowl form that is typically used to hold food or liquids
traversev: to cross or move through a land or water area
isthmusn: a narrow strip of land that connects two larger land areas; a narrow passage or canal that connects two bodies of water
separatev: to force, take, or pull apart; mark as different
cameln: a cud-chewing mammal used as a draft or saddle animal in desert regions
boundv: to move forward by leaps and bounds; to form the boundary of something
caravann: a group of travelers journeying together, often in a convoy of motor vehicles; a covered wagon used for traveling and camping
unforgivingadj: not willing to forgive or show mercy; not able to be repaired or restored
desertn: arid land with little or no vegetation often covered with sand or rocks
maritimeadj: relating to or connected with the sea, especially about shipping, navigation, or commercial activity
bypassn: an alternative road, channel, pipe, or connection that allows flow while the main one is closed or obstructed; (verb) to go past or round
attemptn: an act or effort of trying to do something, especially something difficult
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
strifen: conflict or disagreement, especially between people or groups
shiftingadj: constantly changing or moving
sandn: finely granulated particles of rock or mineral material typically found along beaches, deserts, or riverbeds; used in construction, landscaping, and other applications requiring drainage or abrasive action
rekindlev: to revive or renew something that was previously lost or forgotten, often a relationship or feeling
attractv: to draw or entice someone or something towards them through the qualities they have, especially positive ones
individualn: a single person or thing, as distinct from a group
pitchn: the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration; the degree of a slope, especially of a roof; short presentation for selling or sharing something
territoryn: an area under the control of a ruler or state
empiren: a group of countries ruled by one leader or government
resistantadj: not affected by something, especially changes or new ideas; of or relating to immunity to disease or infection
proposaln: a formal suggestion or offer, sometimes a written one
economyn: the system by which a country or region produces manages, and distributes goods and services, including the money and finances involved in these activities; (of an airline) the lowest-priced, most basic option for seating in commercial travel
autonomyn: the right of an organization, country, or region to govern itself independently
gradualadj: happening slowly over a long period of time or distance; not steep or abrupt
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
eageradj: showing enthusiasm and a strong desire or interest to do something
pursuev: to do something or attempt to attain something over time; to follow or seek someone or something, especially in trying to catch them
idn: a part of the psyche that represents the unconscious desires and instincts of an individual; in psychoanalytic theory, it is believed to be the most basic and primal part of the human psyche; (also ID, short for identification) a document or card that proves a person’s identity, such as a driver’s license, passport, or national ID card
approvev: to think that someone or something is favorable, acceptable, or appropriate; to officially accept a plan, request, etc.
enterprisingadj: marked by a willingness to take on new opportunities or risks in business or other ventures; characterized by resourcefulness, initiative, and innovation
manipulativeadj: characterized by the use of shrewd, cunning, or deceptive tactics to control or influence others, often in a self-serving or unethical manner
diplomatn: a person appointed by a government to conduct diplomacy (= the management of relationships between countries) with one or more other countries or international organizations
concessionn: something that is granted or given up, often in a negotiation or argument; a place or stand where goods or services are sold or provided, often in a public setting such as a stadium or amusement park
financen: the management of money, credit, banking, and investments, especially by a government or commercial organization; the branch of economics that studies the management of money and other assets
capitalismn: an economic system based on the private ownership of the means of production and their operation for profit
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
contractn: a legally binding agreement between two or more parties, setting out their rights and obligations to each other, typically in writing and enforceable by law
workforcen: all the people who work in a company, industry, country, etc.
laborern: a person who works hard physically, typically doing unskilled or manual labor; a worker or employee who performs physically demanding tasks
forciblyadv: done by physical power or violence; against someone’s will
recruitv: to persuade someone to work for a company; to find new members for an organization, the armed forces, etc.
harshadj: severe and unkind; extremely tough and unpleasant to inhabit
diseasen: a disorder or illness that affects the body or mind, often characterized by specific symptoms or abnormal functioning of organs or systems
choleran: a severe infectious disease that causes acute diarrhea, vomiting, and dehydration, often resulting in a rapid and dangerous loss of body fluids and electrolytes
rampantadj: (especially of something bad or unwelcome) flourishing or spreading everywhere in a way that cannot be controlled
toilv: to work hard and persistently; to engage in physically or mentally demanding tasks or activities for extended periods of time
threatn: a strong indication or likelihood of harm, danger, or adverse consequences; an expression of intent to inflict harm or injury on someone or something, often made as a means of coercion or intimidation
whipv: to hit a person or an animal severely with a thin, flexible stick with a cord or leather thong at the end, as a punishment, discipline, etc.
estimatev: to guess or calculate the cost, size, value, etc. of something
coercev: to force, pressure, or compel someone to do something against their will or better judgment; to use threatening or intimidating tactics to persuade someone to comply with one’s demands
laborn: productive work, especially physical work done for wages; the people who do manual or physical work in a country or company for wage; (verb) to work hard or to strive and make an effort to reach a goal
dredgev: to remove debris or objects from a body of water or other areas by scooping or dragging, often using special equipment called a dredge; to bring something to the surface by this process
bucketn: an open container with a handle made of metal or plastic, often used for carrying liquids
excavatev: to dig or remove earth, rocks, or other materials from the ground or a site, often to uncover or discover something
cubicadj: having the shape of a cube or being of three dimensions; measured in units that are the third power of a linear unit
dirtn: soil, dust, or any substance that makes a surface not clean; the part of the earth’s surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
massiveadj: enormous amount; very heavy and solid
infrastructuren: the basic systems, services, or features that are necessary for an organization or country, such as transport and power supplies
flourishv: to grow or develop vigorously or successfully
brotheln: a place where people, particularly women, engage in sexual activity for payment; a house of prostitution
smugglev: to import or export something or someone without paying appropriate customs duties, often illegally
bustlev: to move or act energetically and noisily; (noun) a rapid active commotion
ethnicadj: relating or belonging to a group of people who share a cultural tradition
shoren: the land along the edge of a sea, lake, broad river, or other large body of water; (verb) to support by placing against something solid or rigid
tractn: a region of land, often with a specific purpose or use, such as farming, forestry, or mining; a bundle of nerves or a system of organs in the body
streamn: a small, narrow river; a continuous flow of something, such as liquid, gas, people, vehicles, etc.
mergev: to combine or integrate things, or to cause this to happen
inauguratev: to formally begin or initiate something, particularly a new project, organization, government, or system, often through an official ceremony
strugglev: to make a great effort to do something when it is difficult, or there are a lot of problems; to use force or violence to break away from restraint or constriction
finn: a thin flat part on the body of a fish or other aquatic animal used for propulsion or balance
dramaticallyadv: in a very impressive manner
acceleratev: to make something faster or earlier; to cause to develop or progress more quickly
facilitatev: to make something easier or more likely to happen
migrationn: the movement of animals to a new location, frequently as the seasons change
numerousadj: amounting to a large indefinite number
marineadj: relating to the sea and the creatures and plants that live there
ecosystemn: all the plants and living creatures in an area and the way they affect each other and the environment
cuisinen: the style of cooking characteristic of a particular country, region, or establishment
revertv: to return to a previous state or condition; to reply
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
sparkv: to start something or make it grow, especially suddenly; to emit a tiny piece of fire or electricity
militaryadj: relating to or characteristic of members of the armed forces; of or relating to war or warfare
standoffn: a situation in which two or more people, groups, or countries refuse to move from a position or make a compromise, leading to a stalemate or impasse; a short distance maintained between two opposing forces or objects, such as in a military context or electrical wiring
resolvev: to find a suitable answer to the problems or difficulty
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
revenuen: the income that a government receives from taxes or that a company earns from its business
redeemv: to compensate for the faults or bad aspects of something; to regain possession or assume ownership of something by paying a sum of money or fulfilling a condition; to rescue or save someone from a difficult or hopeless situation
impn: a mischievous or misbehaving child; a small and mischievous demon or sprite in folklore
starkadj: empty, simple, or apparent; devoid of any qualifications
fragileadj: delicate or easily broken or damaged
human-madeadj: created or produced by humans; artificial

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