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povertyn: the condition of being extremely poor
succinctadj: concise, clear, and to the point; using as few words as possible to convey an idea or message; brief but comprehensive
miraclen: an act or occurrence that is not explicable by natural or scientific laws and is therefore believed to be caused by God
messiahn: the promised deliverer who God will send to save the Jewish people, as prophesied in the Hebrew Bible
complexityn: the state or quality of being complicated or intricate and difficult to understand
Christn: the man that Christians believe is the prophet and the son of God, and whose life and sermons form the basis for Christianity
millenniumn: a span of 1000 years, or the 1000th anniversary (plural: millennia)
marchv: to walk militarily with stiff, regular steps
inequalityn: the unfairness of a society in which some people have more opportunity, money, etc. than others; (mathematics) relation between two values when they are different
slaven: a person who is, either legally or illegally, owned by someone; a person entirely dominated by some influence or a person
Jewishadj: of or relating to people whose traditional religion is Judaism
shepherdn: a person who tends and guards sheep, especially in a rural area
instancen: a particular example or single occurrence of something
proclaimv: to announce or state something publicly and forcefully
Pharaohn: the title of the ancient Egyptian kings
thronen: a chair or seat of state for a monarch or other high-ranking person; the position of being a king or queen
majestyn: regal or royal dignity; grandeur or greatness
miserableadj: very unhappy, uncomfortable, or unpleasant; causing great distress or suffering
holyadj: of or related to a god, divine power, or a particular religion
pyramidn: a polyhedron having a polygonal base and triangular sides with a common vertex; a massive monument with a square base and four triangular sides, begun by Cheops around 2700 BC as royal tombs in ancient Egypt
virtualadj: being actually such in almost every respect; existing in essence or effect though not in actual fact
rebootv: to restart a computer or other device by loading and rerunning the operating system; to restart or resume an activity, process, or situation after a pause or interruption, often to improve it
undersellv: to sell something at a lower price than it is worth or than someone else is selling it for; to downplay or diminish the value or importance of something to make it appear less impressive or desirable
messyadj: disorganized and untidy
uglyadj: unattractive in appearance; unpleasant to look at
aftermathn: the consequences or results of a significant event, particularly a disaster or conflict; a period of time following a significant event
upsiden: the positive aspect or potential of something; the upper side of something
libertyn: the state of being free within society from oppressive restrictions imposed by authority on one’s way of life, behavior, or political views
poorestadj: having the least wealth or resources
cynicismn: a belief or attitude of distrust or skepticism, particularly concerning the motives or integrity of other people; an inclination to believe that people are motivated purely by self-interest
apathyn: lack of emotion, concern, or enthusiasm
inertian: the quality or state of being inactive, sluggish, or slow to move or act
overcomev: to succeed in controlling or dealing with something, such as a problem or difficulty; to defeat or overwhelm someone
offensen: an illegal act; a feeling of anger caused by a perceived insult to or disregard for oneself; the action of attacking an enemy
extremeadj: very great in amount or degree
operan: a drama set to music, in which the words are sung rather than spoken
bombastn: high-flown or pretentious language, especially on unimportant subjects
embracev: to accept something willingly and enthusiastically; (noun) the act of clasping another person in the arms as in greeting or affection
nerdn: a person who is very interested in and knowledgeable about a particular subject such as computers, mathematics, chess, etc.
achievev: to successfully complete a task or goal, often through hard work, perseverance, and dedication; to attain or accomplish something that one has set out to do
patientn: a person who is receiving medical treatment, care, or attention from a healthcare professional, such as a doctor, nurse, or therapist; a personal quality or characteristic
lifesavingn: the act or process of rescuing someone else’s life, especially from drowning
retrovirusn: a type of RNA virus that uses the enzyme reverse transcriptase to convert its RNA into DNA, which then inserts itself into the host cell’s genome, which can cause a variety of diseases in humans and animals, including HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
malarian: a severe disease caused by a parasite that is spread by the bite of an infected mosquito
sub-Saharanadj: of or relating to or situated in the area south of the Sahara Desert
mortalityn: the quality or state of being subject to death
remotelyadv: at a distance; not directly or easily accessible
amazingadj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire
finn: a thin flat part on the body of a fish or other aquatic animal used for propulsion or balance
fantasticadj: extremely good; excellent
innovatev: to introduce new methods, ideas, or products
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
trendn: a general direction in which something is changing or developing
crushv: to press it firmly, usually with your hands or a tool, so that it becomes flat or smaller
declinev: to become gradually smaller, fewer, worse, etc.; to refuse to accept
unnecessaryadj: not needed or required; not essential or important
mind-blowingadj: extremely impressive in a way that affects someone’s mind or emotions
transitionn: the process or period of changing from one state or circumstance to another
despairn: the feeling that there is no hope and you cannot do anything to improve a difficult situation
trajectoryn: the curved path followed by an object moving through space
zonen: a specific area, region, or section that is marked off or defined in some way
crunchn: a loud, crackling noise made by something being crushed or broken; a difficult or critical situation
eroticadj: relating to or arousing sexual desire or excitement; considered taboo or provocative
collatev: to collect, arrange, and assemble information or material in a specified order or sequence
eliminationn: the act or process of removing or getting rid of something or someone
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
adjustv: to make a minor modification to something to make it more suited for a new set of conditions or to make it function better.
inflationn: a general and progressive increase in prices; (cosmology) a theory of the exponential expansion of space in the early universe; the act of filling something with air
baselinen: a starting point or minimum for comparing facts; the back line bounding each end of a tennis or handball court
progressionn: the act or process of changing to the next stage or phase or moving forward
combinationn: a collection of things that have been combined; an assemblage of separate parts or qualities
debtn: something, especially money, goods, or services owed by one person to another; the state of owing something
cancellationn: the act of calling off or eliminating a previously arranged plan, reservation, or appointment; the process of invalidating a legal or financial agreement or contract
tripleadj: consisting of three items or people; three times as great or many
aidn: things sent to help countries in need, notably food or money; support
hundredfoldadj: a hundred times as great or as much
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
unlockv: to open something, such as a door, window, etc., usually using a key
quadruplev: to consist of four items or people; to become four times as great or many
domesticadj: relating to or inside a particular country, not foreign or international
governancen: the act or process of governing or managing a political, social, or economic entity; the systems or principles that guide such processes
completionn: the act or process of finishing something that you are doing or making; the state of being finished
halvev: to divide something into two equal parts; to reduce something by half its original amount or size
priden: a feeling of deep pleasure or satisfaction derived from one’s achievements
proofn: a fact or piece of information that shows something is true or exists
conceptn: an idea or principle associated with something abstract
insufferableadj: intolerable or unbearable; causing excessive annoyance, irritation, or discontent
rollv: to move in a particular direction by turning over and over or from side to side
farewelln: the act of departing politely; an expression of a wish or well-being at parting
concertn: a musical performance given in public by one or more players or singers
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
jeopardyn: the state of being in danger or at risk of harm or loss
graphn: a picture consisting of a line, lines, points, etc., that shows how two or more sets of certain quantities are related to each other
screwv: to turn something, such as a bolt, with a driver or wrench to tighten or loosen it; (noun) a cylindrical rod with a helical ridge used to fasten things together
arcn: the shape of a portion of a circle or other curved line
obstaclen: a thing that blocks one’s way or prevents or hinders progress
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
politiciann: a person who is a member of a government or law-making organization, especially as an elected member of parliament, etc.
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
extractn: a short passage taken from a book, piece of music, etc.; a substance obtained from something through a specific process; (verb) to obtain from something or to remove something by effort or force
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
telecomn: (a shortened form of telecommunications) the communication of information over long distances through various means such as phones, television, radio, and the internet
entrepreneurn: an individual who creates or invests in one or more businesses, especially when this involves taking financial risks
wealthn: a large amount of money, property, or other things that someone or an organization owns
diseasen: a disorder or illness that affects the body or mind, often characterized by specific symptoms or abnormal functioning of organs or systems
corruptionn: dishonest, harmful, or illegal behavior, especially of people in positions of power
vaccinen: a substance that is put into the body and protects them from disease by causing them to produce antibodies (= proteins that attack harmful bacteria, viruses, etc.)
transparencyn: the condition or quality of being easy to see through
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
daylightn: the natural light produced by the sun during the day, especially in contrast to artificial light or darkness
turbochargern: a device used to increase the power and efficiency of an internal combustion engine by compressing the air entering the engine, thereby increasing the amount of fuel that can be burned and the power that can be generated
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
millennialadj: relating to a period of a thousand years or the year 2000; (noun) a person born between the early 1980s and the late 1990s, also called Generation Y
expositionn: a comprehensive description and explanation of an idea or theory; a collection of things, such as goods or works of art, etc., for public display
excitingadj: causing a lot of interest or excitement
deletev: to remove something, especially that has been written; to wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information
brainn: the organ inside the head that is responsible for one’s movement, thought, memory, and feeling
clichen: a phrase or expression that has become overused to the point that it has lost its original impact or meaning; a trite or unoriginal idea or statement
supplicantn: someone who humbly or earnestly requests or petitions for something, particularly from a person or entity of greater power or authority
impoverishedadj: reduced to poverty or destitution; lacking in resources, means, or vitality; depleted or exhausted
erasev: to remove something completely, especially by rubbing it
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
roughadj: not quite exact or correct; having or caused by an irregular surface
semblancen: the outward appearance or visible form of something, especially when it is different from the reality beneath; a vague or superficial similarity
infectv: to affect a person, an animal, or a plant with a disease-causing organism
virtuen: high moral standards in behavior or attitudes
virusn: a tiny infectious organic material that causes disease in people, animals, and plants
countlessadj: too numerous to be counted or very many
contagiousadj: able to be passed on to others through contact or proximity, especially by infection or disease
adventuren: a journey or a series of events that is unusual, exciting, or dangerous
clarionn: a loud, clear, and ringing sound, often used to signal an alarm, warning, or call to action; a type of medieval trumpet
darev: to have the courage to do something
emotionn: a strong feeling such as love, anger, etc. deriving from one’s situation, mood, or relationships with others
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
jailn: a facility where criminals are kept to be punished for their crimes; a prison
tattoon: a form of body modification made by inserting ink, dyes, or pigments, either permanent or temporary, into the skin to form a design
agendan: a list or outline of things to be done, discussed, or considered