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skyscrapern: a very tall building, typically one in a city
grindv: to reduce something to small particles or powder by crushing or rubbing it; to work hard over a long period of time
haltv: to bring or come to a stop; to force to stop moving or operating
contendern: the contestant you hope to defeat
slightlyadv: in a small degree or extent; a little
architectn: a person whose job is to design plans to be used in making something, such as buildings
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
revolutionaryadj: relating to or characterized by a complete or dramatic change
dwarfn: a person or animal that is much smaller than usual or expected for its type; a celestial body, especially a planet, that is smaller and less massive than a star
competitionn: a situation in which someone is attempting to beat or outperform another
surpassv: to be or do better than someone or something; to excel or go beyond the limits or standards of something
innovationn: the creation of a new device or process resulting from study and experimentation
leapv: to jump or spring into the air, often with the feet leaving the ground or a surface below; to move quickly or suddenly, often forward or upward
architecturaladj: of or relating to the design and construction of buildings and other structures and the features and style of such structures
compensatev: to make up for a loss, injury, or inconvenience by giving something of value
structuren: the way of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts, or a complex thing constructed of many parts
masonryn: the art or work of constructing buildings, walls, or other structures from carefully shaped and arranged blocks of stone, brick, or other materials
substantiallyadv: to a great extent or degree
arrivaln: the act or situation of coming or being brought to a place; accomplishment of an objective
industrialadj: of or relating to or resulting from industry
steeln: a strong metal alloy made up of iron with typically a few tenths of a percent of carbon used for making things that need a strong structure
stretchv: to make or be capable of making anything longer or broader without hurting or breaking
framen: a strong border or structure of the wood, metal, etc. that surrounds something such as a picture, door, or window
intensiveadj: involving a lot of work or activity in a short time
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
dimensionn: a measurable extent of a particular kind, such as width, height, or length
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
denseadj: containing a large number of people or something with little space between them
vulnerableadj: capable of being hurt or influenced physically or mentally
countermeasuren: an action taken to counter or offset another action
swayv: to move back and forth or side to side gently, often in response to external factors such as wind or water; to influence or persuade someone to do something; to control or dominate something
structuraladj: associated with the way on construction or organization of anything
damn: a wall constructed over a river to block the flow of water, mainly used to generate energy
engineern: a person whose job is designing, building, or maintaining something such as machines, structures, or software
rethinkv: to consider again a plan, idea, etc., especially to change it
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
stableadj: firm and steady; not easily moved, disturbed, or changed
proposev: to make a proposal, declare a plan for something
swapv: to give something and receive something in trade
internaladj: of or relating to the inside of something
beamn: a long, sturdy piece of timber, metal, or other material used to support a structure or span a distance; a ray or stream of light emitted by a source
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
exoskeletonn: a hard, external protective covering or framework that supports and gives shape to the body of an invertebrate animal, such as an insect or crab
resilientadj: able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions
developv: to grow or expand; to improve or refine through a process of progress and refinement, often to achieve greater sophistication or complexity; to elaborate or add detail to something that is in the process of being created
tuben: a cylindrical container of metal, plastic, glass, etc., usually sealed and used as a means of preserving food or chemicals; a hollow cylindrical shape
exterioradj: situated in or suitable for the outdoors or outside of something
bracen: a device, typically one of a pair, for holding something in position or for strengthening an object; (verb) to support or hold steady and make steadfast
horizontaladj: parallel to the ground or in a baseline; being at the same level as all members of a group
superioradj: better, higher in quality, or more advanced than others
absorbv: to take in a fluid or other substance gradually
transferv: to move, pass, or change from one person, place, or situation to another
bulkn: the quantity or size of something that is very large; the main part of something
columnn: one of the vertical blocks that split content on a page or screen from top to bottom; an upright pillar that often supports an arch, entablature, or other structure or stands alone as a monument
maximumadj: the largest or greatest amount or value attainable or attained
industriousadj: hardworking, diligent, and persistent in effort
philosophyn: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind
sturdyadj: physically strong and not easily damaged
employern: a person or organization that pays workers to work for them
towern: a structure that is exceptionally high in proportion to its width and either forms part of a building or stands alone
palacen: the residence of a high-ranking official such as a king, queen, etc.
protrudingadj: sticking out or projecting from a surface; extending beyond a boundary or limit
coren: the most essential or fundamental part of something
elevatorn: a mechanical device used for vertical transportation, typically in multi-story buildings, consisting of a compartmentalized platform that moves between floors
mechanicaladj: operated by a machine, relating to or concerned with machinery or tools
infrastructuren: the basic systems, services, or features that are necessary for an organization or country, such as transport and power supplies
buttressn: an architectural structure that supports or reinforces a wall or other building feature; (verb) to support or reinforce something
bearingn: the way in which one comports oneself; a posture or stance, especially one indicative of confidence or authority; the horizontal direction or position of a place, object, or person relative to another
confidentadj: feeling sure about your abilities or qualities or having trust in people, plans, or the future
determinantn: a factor, circumstance, or condition that contributes to the shaping, influencing, or determining of a particular outcome or result
spann: the entire length of something, such as time or space from beginning to end; the amount of space that something covers
unprecedentedadj: never having been seen, done, or known before
monumentaladj: great in importance or influence, size, extent, or solidity; massive
verticaladj: upright or perpendicular to a horizontal surface or line
strategyn: a detailed plan of action designed to achieve a long-term or overall goal.
additionn: the act or process of adding something to something else; the process of adding numbers
layoutn: the way in which the parts of something are arranged or set out
specificallyadv: only associated with or meant for one thing
calibratev: to measure or adjust something, typically a machine or device, to ensure accurate functioning or to match a standard or desired level of performance
minimizev: to make something, especially something bad, small or less serious
recedev: to pull back or move away or backward
setbackn: an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; a reversal or check in progress
clockwiseadv: in a circular direction that follows the course of a clock’s hands or in a direction that is considered to be forward or positive
spiraln: a curve that coils around a central point and gets progressively farther away from it as it goes around
dispersev: to spread out or distribute over a broad region, or to cause something to do so
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
harmlessadj: not able or not likely to cause damage or harm
gustn: a sudden, strong rush of wind or air
uniqueadj: being the only one of its kind; unlike anything else
staggeringadj: so shocking as to stun or overwhelm
pacen: the speed at which someone or something moves, or the rate at which something happens or changes
workforcen: all the people who work in a company, industry, country, etc.
consistv: to be composed or made up of
migrantn: a traveler who moves from one region or country to another, especially to find work or better living conditions; a bird or an animal that moves from one place to another
regularlyadv: at regular intervals or times
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
wagen: a particular amount of money that somebody earns, usually every week or every month, for work or services
roughlyadv: approximately but not precisely; with a violent manner
quittern: a person who gives up easily or does not have the determination to finish what they have started
paycheckn: a check issued to an employee as payment for work or services rendered; the amount of money received in this check
passportn: an official document issued by a government used to verify the identity and nationality of a person for international travel
withholdv: to not give or grant something due, expected, or requested
abusiveadj: involving or characterized by harmful or offensive treatment, language, or behavior; using physical, emotional, or verbal force to control or harm someone else
protestn: a strong expression of disagreement, disapproval, or opposition
suiciden: the act of killing yourself intentionally
accidentn: an unfortunate event, especially one causing damage or injury
completionn: the act or process of finishing something that you are doing or making; the state of being finished
harshadj: severe and unkind; extremely tough and unpleasant to inhabit
scrutinyn: careful and detailed examination
enforcev: to make sure that people obey a particular law, rule, or situation
prioritizev: to assign a higher level of importance to something compared to other things
individualn: a single person or thing, as distinct from a group
marveln: someone something that causes feelings of wonder or surprise

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