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climaten: the weather in a particular location averaged over some long period
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
worsenv: to become or make something worse
denialn: a statement that something is not true or does not exist
straightadj: extending or moving in one direction without bending or curving; having no deviations
despairn: the feeling that there is no hope and you cannot do anything to improve a difficult situation
humanityn: all people living on the earth; the quality or state of being human rather than an animal, a machine, etc.
enormousadj: extremely large or great
ecologyn: the study of the relationships between living organisms, including humans, and their physical environment
cataclysmn: a sudden violent event that changes the earth’s environment, such as a flood or a war
catastrophicadj: extremely harmful; causing physical or financial destruction
commitv: to do something illegal or wrong
naturallyadv: as might be expected; by natural manners
poren: a tiny hole in the skin of people or other animals that sweat can pass through; (verb) to read carefully or study attentively
academicadj: associated with schools, colleges, and universities, especially studying and thinking, not with practical skills
dizzyadj: having or causing a whirling sensation and not able to keep balance
cheerv: to give a loud shout to show support, praise, or approval
convergev: to move or draw together at a specific location; (of lines) to move towards the same point where they join or meet
infrastructuren: the basic systems, services, or features that are necessary for an organization or country, such as transport and power supplies
endlesslyadv: in a way that continues for a long time or seems to have no end or limit
tweakv: to pinch or squeeze something sharply; to adjust something finely
crucialadj: extremely vital or necessary
apocalypticadj: describing severe damage and destruction in past or future events, or the end of the world
digitn: one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration; a finger, thumb, or toe
pessimisticadj: tending to see the worst aspect of things or expecting the worst possible outcome
estimatev: to guess or calculate the cost, size, value, etc. of something
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
additionn: the act or process of adding something to something else; the process of adding numbers
pilen: a collection of objects positioned one on top of another; a large sum of something, such as money
banknoten: a piece of paper money, especially one issued by a central bank
sacrificen: the act of killing an animal or person or surrendering a possession as an offering to a deity; (verb) to give up something important or valuable to help another person or get or do something that seems more important
spiritn: the part of a person which is the seat of their mind, feelings, and character rather than their physical body; the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
batteryn: a device that is placed inside a car, gadget, equipment, etc. and that provides electrical power to them
gridn: a pattern of regularly spaced horizontal and vertical lines; a system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region
distributev: to give something to a large number of individuals, or to spread or furnish something
economicaladj: providing a satisfactory return on the money, time, or effort; not using more money, fuel, etc. than necessary
profitableadj: making or likely to make material gain or profit
expendituren: the act of spending money; the total amount of money spent
pollutionn: the introduction of harmful substances or waste into the natural environment that causes adverse change
propn: a piece of wood, metal, etc., placed beneath or against something to support it or keep it in position; a system, institution, or person that gives help or support to someone or something
autocraticadj: having absolute power and forcing people to obey completely without asking
militarismn: a political belief of a people or a government that a country should maintain a strong military force and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests
regimen: the organization, a system, or method that is the governing authority of a political unit
fossiln: any preserved remains, impression, or trace of any once-living thing that has become hard and turned into rock
fueln: a substance that is typically burned to generate heat or energy
boonn: something that is helpful or beneficial for the quality of life
democracyn: a form of government in which the people have the authority to deliberate and decide legislation, or to choose governing officials to do so
translatev: to convert or change words into another language
concreteadj: existing in a physical or material form rather than an abstract one; based on facts rather than ideas or guesses; made of or covered with cement
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
Celsiusadj: of a unit of temperature on the Celsius scale, in which water freezes at 0° and boils at 100°
percentagen: the number, amount, or rate of something, which is usually the amount per hundred
scientificallyadv: in a way that relates to science or is connected with science
robustadj: sturdy and healthy in form, constitution, or construction; strong enough to withstand or overcome intellectual challenges or adversity
thresholdn: the floor or ground that forms the bottom of a doorway and offers support when passing through a doorway; the smallest detectable sensation
representv: to speak, act, or be present on behalf of another person or group; to form or constitute
roughadj: not quite exact or correct; having or caused by an irregular surface
guesstimaten: an approximate calculation that is based more on guessing than on information
ballparkv: a place or facility where baseball is played; a rough estimation of something
framen: a strong border or structure of the wood, metal, etc. that surrounds something such as a picture, door, or window
feasibleadj: capable of being or likely to be made, done, or achieved
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
trillionn: the number 1,000,000,000,000; a million million
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
derailv: to cause a train or tram to run off the tracks accidentally; to run off or leave the rails accidentally
abandonv: to leave a place, thing, or person with no intention of returning; (noun) a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
achievementn: a thing that someone has accomplished, primarily through their effort and ability
priorityn: something that is more important than other things and should be dealt with first
brimn: the top edge of a cup, bowl, or other containers; a circular projecting edge at the bottom of a hat
biodiversityn: the number and variety of plants and animals that exist in a particular area or the world and make a balanced environment
negativeadj: having the quality of something bad or harmful; expressing refusal
falloutn: the radioactive dust in the air that settle to the ground after a nuclear explosion
politiciann: a person who is a member of a government or law-making organization, especially as an elected member of parliament, etc.
shiftingadj: constantly changing or moving
swiftadj: happening, moving, or capable of moving quickly
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
deemv: to consider or decide something in a particular way
humankindn: the whole of the living human inhabitants of the earth
rainforestn: a forest rich in biodiversity that is generally found in tropical settings with heavy annual rainfall
experimentn: the scientific test conducted to observe what happens and gain new knowledge
destructiveadj: causing or able to cause tremendous and irreparable damage
announcev: to make something known or officially inform people about something
stimulusn: something that causes growth or arouses action
pandemicn: an outbreak of a disease that affects many people over a very wide area
pensionn: a regular payment to a person made by the government or a private company that is intended to allow them to subsist without working
unwillingadj: not ready or wanting to do something
approximatelyadv: close to a specific number or time but not exactly that number or time
subsidyn: money paid by a government or an organization as part of the cost of something to aid or encourage it to happen
equivalentn: having the same value, quality, meaning, purpose, etc.
staggeringadj: so shocking as to stun or overwhelm
evasionn: the act of avoiding or escaping from someone or something, such as an opponent, a pursuer, or an unpleasant situation
wealthn: a large amount of money, property, or other things that someone or an organization owns
havenn: a shelter serving as a place of safety or sanctuary; a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
profitn: money that is earned in business or by selling things after deducting the costs involved
stashv: to store or hide something in a safe or secret place, especially for future use
offshoreadj: situated at or happening in the sea, not far from the shore or land; (of winds) coming from the land
corporationn: a large company or group of companies that are controlled together by law as a single unit
imposev: to officially force a new law, tax, duty, etc. to be obeyed or received
multiplyv: to add a number to itself a specified number of times; to increase or cause to increase very much in number or quantity
wastagen: the act or process of losing or destroying something, especially because it is old or has been dealt with carelessly
slashv: to cut with a sharp object using a quick and robust movement
lobbyn: a large area inside the entrance of a public building where people can meet and wait; a group of people who try to persuade a politician, the government, or an official group to influence legislation
miraclen: an act or occurrence that is not explicable by natural or scientific laws and is therefore believed to be caused by God
succumbv: to fail to oppose something, such as desire, pressure, or some other opposing force; to die or suffer badly from the effect of a disease or injury
defeatistn: a person who expects not to succeed without offering positive suggestions
convenev: to come or bring together a group of people for a meeting or activity
attendv: to be present at an event, to go to a place
vagueadj: not clearly expressed or understood
pledgev: to make a formal promise to give or do something

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