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scourgen: a person or thing that causes great suffering or destruction; (verb) to punish someone severely
declinev: to become gradually smaller, fewer, worse, etc.; to refuse to accept
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
miraculousadj: very effective or lucky, or completely unexpected
energeticadj: possessing or exerting or displaying energy
emergentadj: starting to exist or view, or to become known
complexityn: the state or quality of being complicated or intricate and difficult to understand
geneticallyadv: in a way that relates to or is produced by genes (= the units in the cells of a living thing received by an animal or plant from its parents) or heredity
specifyv: to explain or state something clearly and exactly
controversyn: a lot of discussion and argument about something, often involving strong feelings of anger or disapproval
traditionn: a belief, custom, or way of doing something that has been passed down from generation to generation within a group or society
estimatev: to guess or calculate the cost, size, value, etc. of something
latteradj: situated nearer to the end of something than the beginning; recent
advantagen: a condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position; a beneficial feature or asset that someone or something has
consciousadj: being aware of and able to respond to what is happening around you
processn: a series of actions or operations performed to achieve a particular outcome or goal; a systematic procedure or approach used to accomplish a specific task or objective; a method of treating milk to make it suitable for consumption or use in other dairy products
backwardadv: at, to, or toward the direction or place that is behind or rear
gibbonn: a type of small to medium-sized ape found in the tropical forests of Southeast Asia, known for their long arms, agile movement, and distinct vocalizations
empiren: a group of countries ruled by one leader or government
engagementn: a mutual promise to marry someone; an agreement to do something, especially at a particular time
graduaten: a person who has a first degree from university or college; (verb) to complete the first course of university or college and get a degree
retreatn: the act of moving back or withdrawing from a position or situation; a period of rest or relaxation away from work or everyday life
disordern: an untidy state or a lack of organization; a physical condition or illness that causes problems with how a section of the body or brain functions
fleev: to leave by running away, especially out of fear or danger
shamn: something that is not as good or true as it seems to be and is intended to deceive people; a person who pretends to be something they are not
principaladj: most important, main, or chief
reproducev: to make a copy of something such as a picture, piece of text, music, etc.; to produce offspring through a sexual or asexual process
casualadj: relaxed and informal in manner or dress, not planned or expected; not involving commitment or seriousness
linguistn: a person who speaks several foreign languages; a person who studies or teaches languages or linguistics
monitorv: to observe, check, and track the progress or quality of something over a period of time
packetn: a small container or envelope that holds one or more items typically used for storing or transporting items like food, medicine, or marketing materials
occasionn: a time or event that is suitable or appropriate for something to happen or be done; a particular event or circumstance that requires or allows for something to be done
looseadj: not securely fixed or fastened in place or able to be detached or separated from something
telegraphn: a method of long-distance transmission of messages by electrical or radio signals
naturallyadv: as might be expected; by natural manners
distantadj: far away in space, time, or where you are; far apart in relevance, relationship, or kinship
topicn: a subject that is being discussed or written about
frankadj: honest and sincere; open and candid in expression
engagev: to attract and keep someone’s attention and interest; to participate in or obtain services of something
ordinaryadj: not different, exceptional, or unexpected in any way, especially in quality, ability, size, or degree
mechanicaladj: operated by a machine, relating to or concerned with machinery or tools
shorthandn: a system of rapid handwriting or abbreviation that uses symbols, abbreviations, or other devices to represent words or phrases; a short and simple way of expressing or describing something
communicatev: to share or exchange information with others by speaking, writing, moving your body, or using other signals
typewritern: a mechanical device used for writing, consisting of type keys that, when pressed, imprint ink onto paper or other writing material, mainly used before modern computers, printers, and word processors took over
keyboardn: device consisting of a set of keys on a piano, typewriter, computer, etc., that you press to make it work
pacen: the speed at which someone or something moves, or the rate at which something happens or changes
structuren: the way of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts, or a complex thing constructed of many parts
punctuatev: to insert punctuation marks (= comma, period, colon, etc.) in the text; to interrupt periodically
involvev: to include or affect someone or something as a necessary part of something else
bruten: a violent, wild, or feral animal; a person who is cruel, uncivilized, or lacking in intelligence or sensitivity; a physical force or power
mechanicsn: the branch of physics that deals with the study of motion, forces, and energy; (mechanic) someone whose occupation is repairing and maintaining automobiles
neverthelessadv: in spite of that; yet
representv: to speak, act, or be present on behalf of another person or group; to form or constitute
baggyadj: loose-fitting or puffed out in shape, typically about clothing
blackboardn: a large board made of a smooth, usually dark-colored slate attached to a wall used by teachers in schools for writing on with chalk
conventionn: a large formal assembly of people who do a particular job or have a similar interest or of a political party; something regarded as a normative example
theoreticaladj: relating to the concepts and principles upon which a particular topic is founded, rather than practice and experience
indicatev: to show, point out, or make known something, often through a sign or a symbol; to suggest or imply something without stating it directly
substraten: a substance or layer from which an organism grows and lives and by which an organism is supported; a substance on which an enzyme or ferment act
evolvev: to develop gradually, or to cause the development of something or someone gradually
subtleadj: not readily apparent or visible
fontn: a complete set of characters in a particular style and size used for printing text or displaying information on a screen
assumev: to think or accept something to be true without having proof of it; to take or begin to have power; to begin to exhibit a specific quality or appearance
hiccupn: an involuntary movement of the muscles of the diaphragm and chest that causes a sudden intake of breath with a sound similar to a “hiccup”
guffawv: to laugh loudly and boisterously, often in a somewhat uncontrolled manner; (noun) a loud and boisterous laugh
inconvenientadj: causing trouble or difficulty; not convenient or suitable
amusev: to entertain or divert the mind; to make someone laugh
empathyn: the ability to share another person’s feelings or experiences by imagining that person’s situation
accommodationn: a place to live, work, or stay, particularly for a temporary or short-term period; adjustment or adaptation to meet various needs or circumstances
pragmaticadj: practical rather than idealistic
particlen: a small piece of something; a word or piece of a term with grammatical function but little or no significance
dissertationn: a long and formal written treatise or discourse, often presenting research or analysis on a particular subject or topic, in support of a degree or academic qualification
gradualadj: happening slowly over a long period of time or distance; not steep or abrupt
slashv: to cut with a sharp object using a quick and robust movement
sessionn: a formal meeting or series of meetings for the execution of a particular group’s functions; a period spent doing a particular activity
sallyn: a sudden, impulsive outing or excursion; a witty or clever remark
chilln: a feeling of coldness that makes one shiver; (verb) to make cool or cooler
mundaneadj: very ordinary and therefore lacking interest or excitement
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
gracen: a quality of being pleasing, especially in appearance or manner; a temporary exemption, especially an extended period granted as a special favor; a short prayer of thanks before a meal
zipn: a fastener made of interlocking teeth or ridges that is used to join two edges or pieces of fabric; a sound or motion that resembles the sound made by a zipper when it is pulled; (of a computer) a popular file compression and archiving format; (short for Zone Improvement Plan) a system of postal codes used in the United States to help facilitate mail delivery more efficiently
patv: to touch or tap something lightly and usually in a friendly or encouraging manner; to apply or rub lightly and repetitively
thighn: the part of the human leg between the hip and the knee; in animals, the corresponding upper part of the hind leg
wistfuladj: expressing a feeling of vague, sad, or inconsolable longing
distancen: the amount of space between two points, measured in units such as miles, meters, or kilometers; the extent, scope, or range between two things, such as distance or emotional distance
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
mediumadj: of a size, amount, or level that is average or intermediate; (noun) a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
batteryn: a device that is placed inside a car, gadget, equipment, etc. and that provides electrical power to them
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
sophisticatedadj: having a great deal of worldly experience and knowledge of people’s behavior, culture, and fashion
journaln: a newspaper or magazine specialized in a specific topic or profession
alphabetn: a character set that includes letters and is used to write a language
multiplyv: to add a number to itself a specified number of times; to increase or cause to increase very much in number or quantity
gramn: a metric unit of weight equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram
abbeyn: a monastery or convent, especially for monks or nuns
articulatev: to express oneself clearly and effectively in spoken or written language
freshmann: a first-year student, typically in college or high school
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
electrifyv: to make a machine or system work by using electricity; to make someone extremely enthusiastic about or interested in something
incorrectadj: not in accordance with fact or truth or not accurate
elegancen: the quality of being graceful and stylish in appearance or manner
superintendentn: a person who is responsible for the management or supervision of a particular organization, institution, or system, especially in an educational or public service context
upsetadj: causing or marked by anxiety, uneasiness, trouble, or grief; (verb) to make someone anxious, unhappy, or angry
regretv: to feel sad, repentant, or disappointed over something you have done or something you have not been able to do
neglectv: to not give enough care or attention to something; to leave something undone
planetn: any of the nine large celestial bodies that circle in the solar system; any celestial body that revolves around a star
spinningn: the act of rotating rapidly around an axis; in the context of textiles, the process of twisting fibers together to form thread or yarn
bilingualn: a person who speaks two languages fluently; (adjective) involving or relating to two languages or language groups
cognitiveadj: of or relating to mental processes of understanding
beneficialadj: helpful, useful, or sound; promoting or enhancing well-being
dialectn: a form of a language that is spoken in a particular geographical area or by a particular group of people and has distinguishing characteristics
balancen: a condition in which everything has the same weight or force; something left after other parts have been taken away
consciouslyadv: with awareness; in a deliberate manner
expansionn: the process of becoming larger or more extensive, or the result of this process
linguisticadj: relating to language or the study of language
repertoiren: the range or variety of skills, abilities, performances, or works that a person or group is capable of producing or performing; the entire body of works that is available to an individual or group to choose from when performing or producing something
dormitoryn: a large room or building that provides sleeping quarters for multiple people, typically students or workers, often in separate beds or cubicles
slangn: informal or non-standard language that is often used within a specific group or culture and may not be considered appropriate in a professional or formal context
excelv: to be extremely good at or proficient in doing something
adventuren: a journey or a series of events that is unusual, exciting, or dangerous
typicaladj: having the usual characteristics or traits of a specific group of things
batn: a nocturnal animal with wings that flies and feeds at night, similar to a mouse; a piece of wood with a handle used for hitting the ball in sports including baseball, cricket, and table tennis
devicen: a piece of equipment, tool, or technology that serves a particular purpose or function, often mechanical or electronic
sequeln: a book, film, or other work that continues the story of an earlier one
sheafn: a bundle or stack of objects, typically tied together, in particular, a bundle of cut stalks of grain or other plants
examinev: to study or consider a person or object attentively and thoroughly to learn something about them
miraclen: an act or occurrence that is not explicable by natural or scientific laws and is therefore believed to be caused by God