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buzzv: to make a continuous, low humming sound such as the one bee makes; an exciting and active atmosphere
lunaradj: of or pertaining to the moon
modulen: a self-contained unit or component of a larger system or structure; a standardized unit of computer hardware or software designed to perform a specific function
descendv: to move downward and lower; to come from, or to be connected by a relationship of blood
tranquilityn: a state of calmness or peacefulness; absence of agitation, disturbance, or turbulence; a peaceful or serene environment
presencen: the fact or state that someone or something exists, occurs, or is present
culminationn: the peak highest point or climax of something, especially happening after a long time
convulsev: to experience a sudden and violent contraction of the muscles, often caused by pain, illness, or emotional distress, or to make someone or something do this
peacetimen: the state of a country or the world during a period when there is no war
mobilizev: to make something ready for action or use; to organize people or resources for a particular purpose
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
employv: to give somebody a job and pay them for it; to make use of
collaborationn: the act or situation of working together to create or produce something
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
crewn: a group of people who work together, especially on a ship or airplane
poundn: the standard unit of money in the UK; the standard unit of weight equal to 16 ounces
emphasizev: to give or show particular importance to something
fragilityn: the quality of being easily broken, damaged, or destroyed; the state of being delicate or vulnerable
cynicaladj: believing that people are motivated by self-interest; distrustful of human sincerity or integrity
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
rocketn: a large tube-shaped object that moves very first by a stream of gases let out behind it, used for space travel or as a weapon
cluen: an object, a piece of evidence, or some information that helps someone to find the answer to a problem, question, or mystery
Atlanticadj: relating to or located near the Atlantic Ocean, which is the second-largest ocean on Earth, located between the continents of North and South America to the west and Europe and Africa to the east
contemporaryadj: belonging to the same or present time
victoryn: success in a game, competition, election, or battle, or the knowledge that you have won
emotionn: a strong feeling such as love, anger, etc. deriving from one’s situation, mood, or relationships with others
transcendentadj: going beyond the limits of ordinary experience or knowledge; surpassing the usual or expected; exalted or sublime
landingn: the act of coming to rest on the ground or another surface after being in flight or jumping; a platform or area of ground where a plane or spacecraft can come to rest
contextn: the circumstances, facts, or conditions that surround a particular event, situation, or statement and that give it meaning
technologicaladj: based on scientific and industrial progress
triumphn: a great victory or achievement
assemblyn: a group of people who have been elected, especially one that meets regularly and makes decisions or laws for a specific region or country
penicillinn: an antibiotic drug derived from mold and used to treat bacterial infections
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.)
tuberculosisn: an infectious disease usually caused by tubercle bacteria that can attack many parts of a person’s body, especially their lungs
polion: an acute infectious disease caused by a virus that attacks nerve cells in the spinal cord and brain, leading to paralysis, muscle weakness, and potentially lifelong disability
eradicatev: to get rid of or destroy something completely, especially something bad
smallpoxn: a highly contagious viral disease characterized by fever, weakness, spots on the skin, and often death
eliminatev: to remove or get rid of someone or something
possessv: to have or own something or to have as an attribute, knowledge, skill, etc.
acceleratev: to make something faster or earlier; to cause to develop or progress more quickly
thrustv: to push or drive forcibly; to impose or insert; (noun) the force used in pushing
blitheadj: lighthearted, carefree, and unconcerned; showing a casual or cheerful indifference to things that may cause concern or worry
optimismn: a feeling or the belief that good things will happen, or the quality of being full of hope and emphasizing the positive aspects of a situation
evaporatev: to turn a liquid into a gas; to become less intense and disappear gradually
marv: to damage or spoil the appearance or surface of something
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
intractableadj: difficult to manage or control; stubborn or obstinate
liftoffn: the moment when a spacecraft or other vehicle takes off and lifts off the ground; the act or process of launching or beginning an endeavor
fieryadj: very intense; like or suggestive of fire
exhaustn: the system in a vehicle that removes waste gases from the engine; (verb) to make someone completely tired
vagueadj: not clearly expressed or understood
absolutelyadv: without restriction or limitation; completely or utterly
colonyn: a country or an area that is governed by a more powerful country that is often far away
lifetimen: the duration of someone’s life or something’s existence;
commonplaceadj: occurring very often; lacking originality or interest
divertv: to change the course or direction of something, often away from a specific path or target; to entertain or amuse someone, often to distract them from a problem or concern; to appropriate something for a different purpose
enrichv: to make better or improve in quality by adding something else
trivialadj: of little value or importance
toyn: a thing, typically a small model or replica of something that is played with, especially by children
smartphonen: a mobile phone that functions as a computer and connects to the Internet
appn: (abbreviation for application) software designed to run on smartphones and other mobile devices or inside a web browser on a PC
algorithmn: a set of rules or rigorous instructions typically used to solve a specific problem or to perform a computation
automatedadj: carried out by machines or computers to replace or decrease human labor
expandv: to increase or to make something greater in size, number, or importance
parochialadj: related to or characteristic of a small or narrow-minded community, often referring to a geographic location or mindset; having limited or narrow knowledge or experience of the world outside one’s immediate surroundings
siliconn: a chemical element with the symbol Si that is a hard, brittle crystalline solid with a blue-grey metallic luster and used for the transistors and integrated circuit chips in computers
valleyn: a long depression on the surface of the land, which typically contains a river
ambitiousadj: having a great desire to attain achievement, power, or wealth
finn: a thin flat part on the body of a fish or other aquatic animal used for propulsion or balance
intelligencen: the ability to learn, comprehend, or make judgments or conclusions based on reasons
blamev: to think or say that someone or something did something wrong or is responsible for something bad
incentiven: something, such as a punishment, reward, etc., that encourages a person to do something
venturen: a business project or activity that is risky or daring
capitalismn: an economic system based on the private ownership of the means of production and their operation for profit
entrepreneurn: an individual who creates or invests in one or more businesses, especially when this involves taking financial risks
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
incrementn: a regular increase in the amount of something, such as money; a process of becoming larger, longer, or more important
fakeadj: not genuine; fraudulent or counterfeit
preferv: to like, choose, or want one thing or person better than another
strugglev: to make a great effort to do something when it is difficult, or there are a lot of problems; to use force or violence to break away from restraint or constriction
profitableadj: making or likely to make material gain or profit
requirementn: something that is needed or wanted
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
lengthyadj: tediously continuing for a long time; very long in time or size
immediateadj: happening or done without delay or occurring shortly after something else
commercen: the activity of buying and selling things, especially on a large scale
complicatedadj: involving a lot of different things or parts in a way that is difficult to understand or analyze
profoundadj: extremely great; sensed or experienced very strongly; displaying a high level of knowledge or comprehension
outlinev: to describe the main facts or aspects involved in something
decisionn: the act or process of making up someone’s mind about something; a choice or judgment reached after considering options
appealn: a serious, earnest, or urgent request for money, information, or help; a quality that makes somebody or something attractive or interest
consumptionn: the amount used or eaten; the act of using up a resource such as energy, food, or materials
advancev: to go or move forward; to develop in a positive way
renewableadj: capable of being renewed, extended, or replaced
biofueln: a fuel produced from organic matter, such as crops or waste material, that can be used to replace or supplement traditional fossil fuels
economyn: the system by which a country or region produces manages, and distributes goods and services, including the money and finances involved in these activities; (of an airline) the lowest-priced, most basic option for seating in commercial travel
coaln: a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock that is found below the ground and burnt to produce heat
petroleumn: a flammable liquid consisting of a complex mixture of hydrocarbons that occurs naturally in certain rock formations and can also be refined to produce fuels such as gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel
alternativen: one of two or more available possibilities or choice
competev: to strive to achieve more success than someone or something
economicaladj: providing a satisfactory return on the money, time, or effort; not using more money, fuel, etc. than necessary
policyn: a set of rules, guidelines, principles, or procedures that govern decision-making or action, often used in the context of business or government; a course of action or plan of action adopted or followed by an organization or individual to achieve a goal or objective
treatyn: a formal agreement or pact between two or more countries or other international entities
spurn: a thing that encourages someone to do something; any sharply pointed projection; (verb) to incite or stimulate someone or something
carbonn: a chemical element that can be found in pure form as diamond or graphite, and it is also an essential part of coal and oil and is found in all plants and animals
climaten: the weather in a particular location averaged over some long period
consensusn: general agreement or accord in the judgment or opinion reached by a group as a whole
faminen: a severe shortage of food, often caused by drought, war, or economic reasons
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
catastrophicadj: extremely harmful; causing physical or financial destruction
distributev: to give something to a large number of individuals, or to spread or furnish something
improvev: to make or become better
cropn: a plant that is cultivated in large amounts, particularly for food
yieldn: the total output of crops, profits, etc. that are produced; (verb) to produce or supply helpful something, such as a profit, an amount of food, or information
transportn: a system for moving people or products from one location to another using automobiles, roads, and so on
eludev: to escape or avoid capture or detection, often by being clever or cunning
declarev: to say, state, or announce something clearly, officially, or publicly
discoveryn: the act or process of finding information, a place, or an object, or learning about something that was previously not known
fiendn: an evil or wicked person or supernatural being; someone who is excessively devoted or addicted to something
resistantadj: not affected by something, especially changes or new ideas; of or relating to immunity to disease or infection
therapyn: the act of caring for someone through medication, remedial training, etc.
viableadj: capable of being done as intended; able to succeed
institutionalizev: to establish or make something a part of an institution (= a place such as a university, hospital, etc.)
metaphorn: a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not denote to suggest a similarity
criterian: (plural of criterion) standards or conditions by which something may be judged or decided
reproducibilityn: the ability of an experiment, study, or result to be replicated or repeated by different researchers or laboratories, often seen as a key aspect of scientific rigor
galvanizev: to stimulate or shock someone into taking action; to cover metal containing zinc to protect it from rust
contestn: a competition in which people compete for supremacy in a sport or other activity; a struggle between rivals
politiciann: a person who is a member of a government or law-making organization, especially as an elected member of parliament, etc.
heron: a person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities; a character in literature or history who is central to the plot and who exhibits heroic qualities
fictionaladj: imaginary and not real; of or related to literary fiction
mythologyn: a collection of myths (= traditional stories accepted as history) or the study of myths
arguablyadv: used when expressing an opinion or idea that you believe can be proven true