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encounterv: to face something, particularly something unpleasant or difficult, while attempting to do something else; to meet, especially unexpectedly
colleaguen: one of a group of a coworker, especially in a profession or a business
lickv: to pass the tongue over something to moisten, taste, or eat
pupn: a young dog, seal, or other animals
groomv: to clean, brush, and care for the fur or feathers of an animal; to prepare oneself or someone else for a special event or occasion; to make something neat
intensiveadj: involving a lot of work or activity in a short time
magicn: beliefs and actions employed to influence supernatural beings and forces; any art or performance that invokes supernatural powers
geneticsn: the branch of biology that studies genes, genetic variation, and heredity in organisms
determinantn: a factor, circumstance, or condition that contributes to the shaping, influencing, or determining of a particular outcome or result
fosterv: to promoto growth; to take care of another person’s child, usually for a limited time, without becoming their legal parents
experimentn: the scientific test conducted to observe what happens and gain new knowledge
essentiallyadv: relating to the essential features or concepts of anything
separatev: to force, take, or pull apart; mark as different
oppositionn: the act of disagreeing or resisting; the state of strong disagreement
remarkableadj: worthy of attention because unusual or special
biologyn: the scientific study of life and the natural processes of living things
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
propertyn: a thing or things that belong to someone
epigeneticadj: relating to changes in gene expression that are not caused by alterations in the underlying DNA sequence but rather by modifications to the structure of DNA or proteins that regulate gene activity
chemicaladj: relating to or connected with chemistry;
embryon: an animal organism in the early stages of growth, either in its mother’s womb or in an egg, or a plant that is developing in a seed
wombn: the organ of a woman or female mammal in which a baby develops before birth
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
tissuen: an ensemble of similar cells of the animal or plant that together carry out a specific function
brainn: the organ inside the head that is responsible for one’s movement, thought, memory, and feeling
livern: a large organ in the body, involved in many metabolic processes, such as detoxification of the organism, and the synthesis of proteins
reprogramv: to modify or recreate a program
offspringn: descendant; any immature animal or plant
cascaden: a small waterfall or series of small waterfalls; a succession of stages or operations or processes or units
biochemicaladj: relating to the chemical processes and substances that occur within living organisms
translatev: to convert or change words into another language
nucleusn: the central and most important part of something; (biology) a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction; (physics) the very dense central region of an atom
harshadj: severe and unkind; extremely tough and unpleasant to inhabit
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
inheritv: to receive money, property, or a title from someone after they have died
ancestorn: a person from whom one is descended; a forefather
evolvev: to develop gradually, or to cause the development of something or someone gradually
evolutionn: a gradual process of transformation of living things
enormousadj: extremely large or great
physiologyn: the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
anxiousadj: worried and nervous
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
bingen: a period of excessive or uncontrolled consumption, often of food or alcohol; a spree or bout of reckless behavior or indulgence
functionn: the purpose or use of an object, system, or process; a particular activity or operation that is designed to serve a specific purpose; a mathematical concept that describes a relationship between two sets of values, called the input and output sets; (verb) to operate or work in a specific way, or to perform a particular task or purpose
dynamicadj: having a lot of energy, ideas, and enthusiasm, and a strong personality; of or relating to dynamics (= the branch of physics and engineering concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies)
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
preparationn: the activity of getting ready for something or making something ready
adaptiveadj: capable of adjusting to new situations or changing conditions
supposev: to think that something is likely to be actual or possible
faminen: a severe shortage of food, often caused by drought, war, or economic reasons
obesityn: the condition of being significantly overweight, typically defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or greater.
cardiovascularadj: of or relating to the heart and blood vessels (= tubes that carry blood around the body)
metabolismn: the set of chemical reactions in cells or organisms that are necessary for life-sustaining
diseasen: a disorder or illness that affects the body or mind, often characterized by specific symptoms or abnormal functioning of organs or systems
conceptn: an idea or principle associated with something abstract
ethicaladj: of or relating to principles about what is right and wrong, or the branch of knowledge dealing with these
administerv: to oversee and control the operation or arrangement of something
adversityn: difficulties or hardships that someone faces
randomadj: made, done, or happening without method, conscious decision, or any regular pattern
povertyn: the condition of being extremely poor
impoverishedadj: reduced to poverty or destitution; lacking in resources, means, or vitality; depleted or exhausted
phenotypen: the observable physical or biochemical characteristics of an individual organism that result from the interaction between its genetic makeup and the environment in which it lives
cousinn: the child of your aunt or uncle
rearadj: at, toward, or near the back part of something; (verb) to look after a child until it is an adult
nursen: a healthcare professional who is trained to provide care for the sick or injured; (verb) to try to cure by special care or treatment of an illness or injury
surrogateadj: acting as a substitute or replacement for someone or something else; having a similar function or purpose
mothn: an insect with wings similar to a butterfly that travels at night and is attracted to light
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
alcoholn: a clear liquid that can make people drunk and is used in medicines, cleaning products, etc.
aggressiveadj: behaving in an angry, energetic, or threatening way towards another person; tending to spread quickly
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
methyln: a type of organic compound that is characterized by the presence of a methyl group, which is a single carbon atom attached to three hydrogen atoms, and methyl compounds are commonly used as solvents, fuels, and in the production of a wide range of chemical products
nucleotiden: a basic structural unit or building block of nucleic acids (DNA and RNA) consisting of a sugar molecule, a phosphate group, and a nitrogenous base (adenine, cytosine, guanine, thymine, or uracil), which combine to form the genetic code and carry information within cells
resolvev: to find a suitable answer to the problems or difficulty
genomen: the complete set or sequence of genes of a human, animal, plant, or other living things
visualadj: relating to seeing or sight
placentan: a temporary organ that feeds a fetus (= unborn and developing baby) inside its mother’s womb
rankn: a position in a hierarchy of status or authority; (verb) to take or have a position relative to others
structuren: the way of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts, or a complex thing constructed of many parts
hierarchyn: a system in which people or things are organized into different levels of importance from highest to lowest
peonn: a person of low social status or low-wage worker, often doing menial or unskilled labor; historically, a person in Spanish America held in servitude to work on large estates or in mines
cagen: a structure made of metal bars or wire in which birds or animals can be kept
dramaticadj: very sudden, very excellent, or full of action and excitement
disastern: an unexpected event or series of events that cause widespread damage, destruction, or loss of life
provincen: the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
electricaladj: relating to electricity
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
temperaturen: the degree of hotness or coldness of a thing or place
minusadj: subtracting or taking away; having a value less than zero
pregnantadj: having a baby or young animal developing in the uterus
in-lawn: a relative by marriage, such as a mother-in-law, brother-in-law, or sister-in-law
poshadj: elegant, fashionable, or luxurious, often to an excessive or ostentatious degree; associated with the upper classes or a high level of social status
autismn: a developmental disorder characterized by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication
autoimmuneadj: relating to a condition in which the body’s immune system attacks and destroys healthy body tissue, mistaking it for harmful foreign substances
rearrangev: to change the order or position of things already made; to change the time, date, or place of an event already planned
slaven: a person who is, either legally or illegally, owned by someone; a person entirely dominated by some influence or a person
deprogramv: to release someone from a restrictive or controlling ideology, belief system, or cult; to disabuse or undo the effects of indoctrination or brainwashing
cancern: abnormal growth of cells that can invade and destroy surrounding tissues and organs; a disease characterized by the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells
cocainen: a highly addictive stimulant drug that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant, often used recreationally for its euphoric effects but also used in medicine as a local anesthetic and vasoconstrictor
addictionn: the inability to stop using or doing something as a habit, especially something harmful
addictn: a person who cannot stop using or doing something as a habit, especially something harmful
recapitulatev: to summarize or repeat the main points of something
cuen: a signal, gesture, or action that provides information or direction for someone else to act or respond; a reminder or prompt for someone to do something
crazyadj: stupid or not sensible; very angry
levern: a handle used to operate a vehicle or a machine; a rigid bar resting on a pivot so that one end of it can be pushed or pulled easily
markedadj: having a noticeable feature or distinctive quality; easily noticeable or obvious
addictiveadj: causing a strong desire or compulsion to use or consume repeatedly, often to the point of dependency or harm; habit-forming
cravingn: a strong desire of wanting something
fundamentaladj: forming an essential base or core from which everything else develops or is affected
sequencen: a series of related events, actions, numbers, etc., which have a particular order
scriptn: a written text of a film, play, broadcast, or speech; something written by hand
interactiveadj: acting reciprocally; mutually responsive
spiten: feelings of anger and resentment; (in spite of, also despite) a phrase that is used to indicate that something happened or exists even though there is a particular obstacle or difficulty
deterministicadj: characterized by an assumption of cause and effect and the absence of chance or randomness, often used to describe scientific or engineering calculations
tremendousadj: very great in degree or extent or amount or impact; extremely good
optimisticadj: hoping or expecting that good thing will happen or something will be successful
adaptv: to make fit for or change to suit a new purpose or environment
intervenev: to intentionally get involved in a situation to improve it or prevent it from getting worse
reversev: to change something’s direction, order, position, decision, etc., to the opposite one; (adjective) directed or moving toward the rear
narrativen: a story or a description of a series of events or process of telling a story
combinev: to join or merge to form a single thing or group
componentn: one of several parts that combines with others to form something bigger
extentn: the point or degree or area to which something extends
destinyn: the events that will inevitably happen to a particular person or thing in the future
conquerv: to bring under control by force or authority
plaguen: any epidemic disease with a high death rate; (also called pest) a serious, sometimes fatal, infection spread by rats that causes fever and swellings on the body
humankindn: the whole of the living human inhabitants of the earth
degreen: a unit of measurement for angles, temperature, or level of proficiency or achievement; a rank or level of academic or professional attainment
responsibleadj: answerable or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management