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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
wonkn: a person who is very interested in or knowledgeable about a particular subject, especially one regarded as dry or nerdy
investigatev: to conduct a systematic or formal inquiry to identify and evaluate the facts of a crime, problem, statement, etc. to establish the truth
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
debtn: something, especially money, goods, or services owed by one person to another; the state of owing something
declinev: to become gradually smaller, fewer, worse, etc.; to refuse to accept
wagen: a particular amount of money that somebody earns, usually every week or every month, for work or services
shortfalln: the amount by which something falls short of its target or goal; a deficit or shortage in quantity, quality, or standards
revenuen: the income that a government receives from taxes or that a company earns from its business
pinpointv: to locate or identify the exact position in space or time of something
prosperousadj: successful financially or materially; bringing success or good fortune
geekn: a person who is highly interested and knowledgeable about a particular subject or field, often to the point of being obsessed
infrastructuren: the basic systems, services, or features that are necessary for an organization or country, such as transport and power supplies
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
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
regulatoryadj: having the power to control or restrict something such as business or industry according to rules or principles
regimen: the organization, a system, or method that is the governing authority of a political unit
call-inn: a phone or radio request for a person or group to report to a specified location or perform a designated role or task; a radio or television program that encourages listeners or viewers to call in with comments or questions or to participate in a discussion
halfwayadj: in or at a point midway or an equal distance between two points
identifyv: to recognize someone or something and say or prove who or what they are
prejudicen: a thought or feeling that is unfair and makes no sense, mainly when it is formed without enough thought or knowledge
gangn: a group of people who organize and engage in criminal activity
translatev: to convert or change words into another language
exchangev: to give something and receive something else in return, often with the implication that the items being traded are of equal or comparable value; (noun) the act of giving or taking something in return for something else; a place or system where goods or services can be bought, sold, or traded
viraladj: relating to or caused by a virus
inspirev: to make somebody fill with the desire, confidence, or enthusiasm, especially to do something creative
coveragen: the reporting or news of an important event, sports, subject, etc.; the amount, range, area, or quality of something that something provides
compassionn: a strong feeling of sympathy and sadness for another’s suffering or bad luck
biasn: a strong feeling in favor of or against one group of people, an idea, or thing, often not based on fair judgment
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
wipev: to clean or dry something by rubbing with a piece of cloth or paper or one’s hand and removing dirt, food, or liquid
systemicadj: affecting or related to the whole of something, especially the human body or a society
racismn: prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against a person or people based on their membership in a particular ethnic group, typically one that is a minority or marginalized
sufferv: to experience pain, distress, or hardship; to undergo or endure something painful or unpleasant
anxietyn: a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease about something that is happening or might happen in the future
isolationn: the condition of being alone or lonely; the act or state of separation between persons or groups
rethinkv: to consider again a plan, idea, etc., especially to change it
likewiseadv: in the same way
backfirev: to have an opposite and undesirable effect to what was intended; to make a sudden noise like an explosion
privilegen: a special right or advantage that only one person or group of people has, usually because they are rich and powerful in a society
concludev: to come to an end or close; to reach a judgment or opinion by reasoning
policymakern: a person in charge of or involved in developing action plans for a political party, business, etc.
disadvantagen: a drawback or a negative aspect of something; (verb) to put someone or something in an unfavorable position
capitan: a Latin word meaning “head,” used to express the amount for each person; any head or headlike expansion on a structure, as on a bone
advancev: to go or move forward; to develop in a positive way
destroyv: to ruin or damage severely or completely; to eradicate or eliminate completely
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
nationwideadj: extending throughout an entire nation
boomn: a sudden increase in economic activity, or a sudden happening that brings good fortune; a deep, loud, and prolonged sound
oakn: a large deciduous tree that is common in northern regions and produces small nuts called acorns
grandadj: important and large in size, scope, or extent
steadyadj: firmly fixed, supported, or balanced; not shaking or moving
rotationn: the action or process of moving in a circle around an axis or center
splashv: to cause liquid to scatter in irregular drops, especially with force
deemv: to consider or decide something in a particular way
unconstitutionaladj: not in accordance with the constitution (= the set of fundamental principles or established precedents) of a country or state
reactionn: a response that reveals a person’s feelings or attitude; (in chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
counciln: a group of people who have been elected or appointed to make decisions or give advice on a particular subject or in a particular place
swiftadj: happening, moving, or capable of moving quickly
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
drainv: to empty or dry something by removing the liquid from it
destructionn: the act of causing so much damage to something
desegregationn: the action or process of eliminating segregation, typically of races or ethnic groups, in educational, social, or other institutions
recreationn: the activity that renews your health and spirits by enjoyment and relaxation; the act or process of making something that existed in the past exists or seems to exist again in a different time or place
rebuildv: to build again or anew
collapsev: to fall down or give way suddenly, often after breaking apart
firmadj: resolute or unwavering in decision-making or action; strong or secure in structure, make, or composition; reliable, trustworthy, or dependable; (noun) a business or company
exposuren: the state of being in a particular situation or place where there is no protection from or guarantee to something harmful; the disclosure of something secret
toxicadj: of or relating to or caused by a poison; poisonous
instrumentn: an object used to make musical sounds, such as a piano, guitar, or drum; a tool or device used for a specific activity, particularly in specialist or scientific work
mortgagen: a loan secured by the collateral of a specific property, such as a house, that is repaid over a set period of time with interest; the legal agreement governing this loan
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
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
aggressiveadj: behaving in an angry, energetic, or threatening way towards another person; tending to spread quickly
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
leafyadj: covered with or having many leaves; of or relating to plants that produce many leaves, especially those that are broad and flat
mountv: to increase, go up, or advance gradually or continuously; to prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance; to ride on something or someone
pleasantadj: enjoyable, attractive, friendly, or agreeable
foreclosuren: the legal process by which a lender repossesses and sells a property or asset due to the borrower’s failure to meet loan payments; the act of taking control of or seizing property or assets to satisfy a debt
brokeragen: the business of buying and selling goods or services on behalf of others, often for a commission or fee; the activity of acting as an intermediary or agent in negotiations or deals between two parties
refinancev: to obtain a new loan or mortgage by paying off an existing loan or mortgage, often to take advantage of lower interest rates or better terms
inflatedadj: swollen or blown up, especially with air or gas; excessively or unreasonably high
balloonn: a small bag made of thin rubber or other light material that can be inflated with air or gas, used as a toy or as a decoration; (verb) to become inflated
prepaidadj: referring to something that has already been paid for in advance; paid for before it is used or received
penaltyn: a punishment for violating a law, rule, or contract
perceptionn: a belief, opinion, or image you have based on how you regard, understand, or interpret something; the ability to see, hear, or notice something through the senses
affordv: to have enough money or time to be able to buy or do something
riskyadj: involving the possibility of danger, failure, or loss
stereotypen: a fixed and unvarying idea or image that people have about what someone or something is like, but which is often not true in reality and may cause hurt and offense
subprimeadj: of or relating to financial loans, particularly mortgages, which are made to individuals with poor credit histories or limited income, often associated with higher interest rates and a greater risk of default
creditorn: a person, company, etc. to whom a debtor owes money
racialadj: of or related to the race (= classification of humans into groups based on physical traits or social relations)
discriminatev: to treat a person or particular group of people worse or better than another, especially in an unfair way; to recognize or perceive the difference between people or things
profitableadj: making or likely to make material gain or profit
confinev: to restrict the movement of someone or something
betv: to risk money on the result of an event or a competition, such as a race or game, to get more money; to have faith or confidence in something
peakn: the point to which something or someone is at its strongest, best, or most successful; the pointed top of a mountain
moldn: a hollow container used to give shape to liquid or soft substance, which then becomes solid in the same shape as the container; a soft, green, or gray growth that forms on stale food or objects exposed to warm, moist air for too long
colleaguen: one of a group of a coworker, especially in a profession or a business
trillionn: the number 1,000,000,000,000; a million million
wealthn: a large amount of money, property, or other things that someone or an organization owns
equityn: the value of the shares issued by a company
ownershipn: the state or fact of possessing, controlling, or having the right to something; the legal and moral right to use or dispose of something as one chooses
recoverv: to return to a former condition, health, mind, or strength
advocaten: a person who supports or suggests an idea, development, or way of doing something
vainadj: having an excessively high opinion of oneself; excessively concerned with one’s appearance or achievements; producing no result or effect, or being unsuccessful
convincedadj: completely certain about something; having a strong belief or conviction in a particular religion
pensionn: a regular payment to a person made by the government or a private company that is intended to allow them to subsist without working
AIn: (abbreviation for artificial intelligence) the theory and development of computer systems capable of doing activities that would ordinarily need human intelligence, such as object recognition, speech recognition, decision-making, and language translation
chipn: a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; a long and thin piece of potato fried in oil or fat
upliftn: the process of raising land to a higher elevation, or the result of this process; (verb) fill with high spirits
crabn: a sea creature with two large claws and a flattened back (e.g., blue crab or king crab); a sour or grumpy person who is prone to complaining or criticizing
barreln: a large round container made of wood, metal, or plastic, with flat ends and, usually, curved sides; one of several units of volume
peern: a person who has the same age, status, or ability
temptingadj: likely to attract or persuade someone to do something, especially something that may not be wise or safe
attituden: the way you think and feel about someone or something
racistadj: characterized by or showing discrimination or prejudice against people of other races; (noun) a person with a prejudiced belief that one racial group is superior to others
profitn: money that is earned in business or by selling things after deducting the costs involved
desperateadj: feeling or showing a lack of hope and a willingness to do anything because of the problematic situation
revitalizationn: the process of giving new life or energy to something
immigrantn: a person who has come to a country where they were not born to live there permanently
refugeen: a displaced person who has crossed national borders and who cannot or is unwilling to return home due to political, religious, or economic reasons or because of a war
retirev: to withdraw from one’s position or occupation, especially because of age
heritagen: the culture and traditions that are passed down from previous generations
bipartisanadj: involving or supported by both of the main political parties in a country
administratorn: a person or organization responsible for managing and directing the affairs of a business, institution, government agency, or other organization; someone who administers, regulates, or supervises
boastv: to talk about someone’s accomplishments, wealth, or abilities excessively with undue pride and self-satisfaction
dividev: to separate or cause to separate into parts or groups
zero-sumadj: referring to a situation in which an equal loss offsets each gain; describing a condition in which the total gains and losses balance to zero
expensen: the money, time, or effort incurred or required for something
messn: a state of confusion, dirtiness, or untidiness; (verb) to fail to do something or to make something dirty or untidy
rejectv: to refuse to accept, consider, or use something or someone
paradigmn: a standard or typical example of something; a pattern or model
injuryn: harm done to a person’s or an animal’s body caused by an accident or an attack
hierarchyn: a system in which people or things are organized into different levels of importance from highest to lowest
pretensionn: the act of claiming or asserting something, especially without good reason or without evidence; an unfounded or excessive claim or ambition
sabotagen: the deliberate and malicious damage, destruction, or disruption of equipment, machinery, or other property, often by someone with a particular agenda or motive; the subversion of an organization or institution by secret agents or spies
hamstringn: a group of three muscles located on the back of the thigh that are responsible for flexing the knee joint and extending the hip joint; (verb) to impair or disable someone or something by damaging their effectiveness, strength, or power, particularly in a way that restricts movement or agility
proximityn: the state or quality of being near or close to something or someone in distance or time
revn: a measure of the rate at which an engine or motor rotates, often expressed in revolutions per minute (RPM); (verb) to increase the number of rotations per minute
assetn: something or someone that is useful or valuable quality, skill, etc.; valuable property

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