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slightlyadv: in a small degree or extent; a little
embarrassv: to cause someone to feel awkward, worried, or ashamed
creationistn: a person who believes in the literal interpretation of religious texts, particularly the Bible, and holds that the universe and living things were created by a divine or supernatural force rather than through natural processes
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
evolutionn: a gradual process of transformation of living things
destroyv: to ruin or damage severely or completely; to eradicate or eliminate completely
spectacularadj: striking or impressive to look at or in performance or achievement
evolutionaryadj: relating to or denoting how living things develop or change from earlier forms
biologyn: the scientific study of life and the natural processes of living things
paleoanthropologyn: the branch of anthropology concerned with the study of human evolution and development through fossilized remains, genetics, and other methods
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
geographyn: a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth
explorern: a person who travels to places where no one or few people have been before to find out what is there
fossiln: any preserved remains, impression, or trace of any once-living thing that has become hard and turned into rock
huntv: to go after and try to catch wild animals to kill them for food, sport, or profit
caven: a large hole in the side of a hill, cliff, mountain, or under the ground
unstableadj: lacking solidity, persistence, or firmness and therefore not strong, safe, or likely to continue; lacking control of one’s emotions
hostileadj: unfriendly or aggressively opposed
disputen: a disagreement, argument, or controversy between two people, groups, or countries, especially a formal one
territoryn: an area under the control of a ruler or state
pickupn: a type of vehicle with an open-air cargo bed at the back used for transporting goods or equipment; the act of collecting or gathering someone or something from a particular location; a warrant to take someone into custody
adrenalinen: a substance secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress, which makes the heart beat faster and prepares the body to react to danger
junkn: discarded or unused material or objects, often considered worthless or of little value; also used to describe cheap or poorly made items or food that is high in calories but lacking in nutrition
frontlineadj: in the most critical or dangerous position; in the military line or part of an army closest to the enemy
politicallyadv: in a way that relates to the government or public affairs of a nation
declarev: to say, state, or announce something clearly, officially, or publicly
zonen: a specific area, region, or section that is marked off or defined in some way
threatn: a strong indication or likelihood of harm, danger, or adverse consequences; an expression of intent to inflict harm or injury on someone or something, often made as a means of coercion or intimidation
warnv: to make someone aware of potential danger or difficulty, particularly one that may occur in the future
limbn: an arm and leg of a person or animal
tragedyn: an event or situation causing great loss, misfortune, or destruction; a play or literature that deals with a severe and sad event and often ends with the death of the main character
planetn: any of the nine large celestial bodies that circle in the solar system; any celestial body that revolves around a star
definitelyadv: without any question and beyond doubt; clearly
fascinatingadj: extremely interesting
undergraduaten: a student who is studying for their first degree at a university or other higher education institution
homosexualadj: sexually attracted to people of one’s own sex
sapiensn: the species of modern humans, Homo sapiens
accentn: a distinctive way of pronouncing the words of a language that shows which area, country, or social group a person comes from; particular importance or significance
heritagen: the culture and traditions that are passed down from previous generations
amazingadj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire
irritatev: to annoy, provoke, or cause resentment or anger in someone; to inflame or make sore
featn: a notable or impressive achievement, especially one that requires great skill or bravery
ancestorn: a person from whom one is descended; a forefather
stretchv: to make or be capable of making anything longer or broader without hurting or breaking
akinadj: similar or related in nature, character, or origin
virginn: a person who has never had sex; (adjective) being used or worked for the first time
locatev: to specify or determine the exact position of someone or something
discoveryn: the act or process of finding information, a place, or an object, or learning about something that was previously not known
excitingadj: causing a lot of interest or excitement
academicadj: associated with schools, colleges, and universities, especially studying and thinking, not with practical skills
instabilityn: the state of being unstable or uncertain and likely to change suddenly
primeadj: main or most important; basic
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
preservationn: the act of keeping something in its original state or of preventing it from being damaged
escalatev: to increase in intensity, size, or severity; to make something greater, worse, or more serious
conflictn: a strong disagreement, argument, or a violent clash between two opposing groups or individuals
bombn: a weapon that explodes and is used to kill or injure people or to cause damage to something
no-flyn: a situation in which planes are not allowed to take off or land at a particular airport or in particular airspace; a list of individuals who are prohibited from flying due to security concerns
decisionn: the act or process of making up someone’s mind about something; a choice or judgment reached after considering options
detestv: to feel intense hatred or aversion towards someone or something; to dislike or despise greatly
humanitarianadj: something relating to the promotion of human welfare or someone who works to promote human welfare
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
faminen: a severe shortage of food, often caused by drought, war, or economic reasons
human-madeadj: created or produced by humans; artificial
entirelyadv: completely
deservev: to be worthy of or entitled to something, especially something good or valuable
collaborationn: the act or situation of working together to create or produce something
desperateadj: feeling or showing a lack of hope and a willingness to do anything because of the problematic situation
highlightv: to make something prominent, mainly so that people give it more attention
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
proximityn: the state or quality of being near or close to something or someone in distance or time
biodiversityn: the number and variety of plants and animals that exist in a particular area or the world and make a balanced environment
incrediblyadv: in a way that is very difficult to believe; exceedingly or extremely
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
climaten: the weather in a particular location averaged over some long period
dawnn: the time of day when the sun’s light starts to show in the sky
multidisciplinaryadj: integrating or involving various academic fields or different skills in a topic or problem-solving approach
archipelagon: a group of islands, often located in a specific area or region
cameln: a cud-chewing mammal used as a draft or saddle animal in desert regions
conductv: to organize and carry out a particular activity
attemptn: an act or effort of trying to do something, especially something difficult
desperatelyadv: in a way that shows a lack of hope and a willingness to do anything because of the problematic situation; with great urgency
reconnaissancen: a preliminary survey or exploration of an area, usually done to gather information or intelligence; a military mission to observe an enemy’s activities and gather information
scoutn: a person or group sent out to obtain information, gather intelligence, or make observations, typically in a military context; a person or group sent out to explore or prospect for new opportunities, resources, or locations
expeditionn: a journey or voyage for a specific purpose
stalkv: to follow or track someone or something closely and quietly, usually to cause harm or surveillance; to move slowly and quietly to avoid detection; (noun) the main stem of a plant that supports leaves, flowers, and fruit; the stem or main axis of a support structure or framework
doableadj: possible to do; capable of existing, taking place, or proving true
deputyn: a person who is appointed as the substitute of another and given the power to do something instead of another
governorn: the person who holds the highest executive office in a state or province
cementv: make fast as if with cement; (noun) a building material that is a powder made of a mixture of calcined limestone and clay, used with water, sand, and small stones to make concrete
cargon: the goods carried by ship, aircraft, or other vehicles
piraten: (especially in the past) a person who attacks and robs ships at sea
toiletn: a bowl-shaped plumbing fixture with a seat for defecation and urination, or a room or building containing one or more of this fixture
dolphinn: a marine mammal that typically has a beaklike snout, a streamlined body, and flippers and that feeds on fish and squid
straightadj: extending or moving in one direction without bending or curving; having no deviations
genuineadj: real and exactly; not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed
cockroachn: a flat, brown or black, chiefly nocturnal insects sometimes found in the home
infestationn: the presence or invasion of a large number of harmful or undesirable pests, parasites, or microorganisms in a specific area or host
intenseadj: (especially of a feeling) very strong; extremely sharp or severe
deckn: a flat surface that is usually made of wood or other material and is attached to a building, vehicle, or other structure
moanv: to make a low, prolonged sound of pain, grief, or sexual pleasure; to complain about something
platformn: the raised flat space close to the track at a train station where passengers get on or off the train; (technology) a computational or digital environment in which a piece of software is executed
contendv: to struggle to win or surmount something
possibilityn: a chance that something may happen or be true
discothequen: a nightclub or restaurant where recorded music is played, and people dance
all-outadj: characterized by complete or maximum effort or intensity; lacking any restraint or reserve; done with great commitment or enthusiasm
junglen: an area of tropical forest where in which trees and plants grow very thickly
attachv: to fasten, join, or connect one thing to another
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
apparentlyadv: based on what you have heard or read
deemv: to consider or decide something in a particular way
arbitraryadj: based on chance, or individual whim rather than any reason
adventuren: a journey or a series of events that is unusual, exciting, or dangerous
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
gung-hoadj: extremely enthusiastic and eager, often to the point of being reckless or overenthusiastic; marked by an unwavering commitment to a cause or mission
protocoln: a set of rules or procedures for transmitting data or conducting a process or activity, especially in computer networks or scientific experiments; the initial or original version of an agreement
adoptv: to choose to follow something; to legally take a child from another family and care for them as if they were one’s own
barkn: the hard outer layer of a tree; a sound made by dogs or some other animals
unveilv: to reveal or make something publicly known, especially for the first time
injuryn: harm done to a person’s or an animal’s body caused by an accident or an attack
severelyadv: very badly or seriously
disabledadj: having a physical or mental condition that limits someone’s specific actions that most other people can do
survivev: to live or exist despite a dangerous event or period
proofn: a fact or piece of information that shows something is true or exists
incredibleadj: unbelievable; enormous
narrativen: a story or a description of a series of events or process of telling a story
arguev: to express differing opinions or points of view, often in a heated or contentious manner; to present a case or reasoning to persuade or convince others
tangibleadj: real and concrete; able to be perceived, especially able to be touched; (of business assets) having physical substance and intrinsic monetary value
aidn: things sent to help countries in need, notably food or money; support
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
priden: a feeling of deep pleasure or satisfaction derived from one’s achievements
empowerv: to give someone the power or authority to do something
originn: the first existence or beginning of something
diverseadj: including numerous categories of individuals or entities; various
collaboratev: to work with someone else to produce or achieve something
constantlyadv: all the time
alienn: a person who comes from a different country, race, or group; a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere
helln: the place thought to be where bad people go and are punished after death, often depicted as being located beneath the earth; an extraordinarily unpleasant or difficult place
write-offn: a cancellation or reduction of a debt or financial obligation; a loss or expense that can be deducted from one’s taxable income; a dismissal or rejection of something as unimportant or unworthy of attention
reptilen: a cold-blooded animal that has dry, scaly skin and lays eggs on land, such as snakes, lizards, and turtles
nowhereadv: not in, at, or to any place; not anywhere
dragonn: a mythical monster typically depicted as a giant reptile with wings, claws, and a fiery breath often portrayed as being fierce and dangerous
resinn: a sticky, viscous substance typically obtained from trees and plants, particularly conifers and evergreens; a material used in the manufacture of adhesives, plastics, and other products, particularly those that require stiffness or abrasion resistance
anthropologyn: the scientific study of humanity, concerned with human behavior, human biology, cultures, societies, and linguistics in both the present and past, including past human species
storytellingn: the act or art of narrating or writing stories