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marineadj: relating to the sea and the creatures and plants that live there
biologyn: the scientific study of life and the natural processes of living things
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
survivaln: the state of continuing to exist or live, frequently in the face of difficulty or danger
academicadj: associated with schools, colleges, and universities, especially studying and thinking, not with practical skills
fisheryn: an area of water where fish are caught in large quantities for living; a business or practice of catching and selling fish
poorestadj: having the least wealth or resources
conservationistn: a person who advocates or acts to protect and preserve the environment and wildlife
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
atmospheren: the mass of air that surrounds the Earth; the pervading tone or mood of a place, situation, or creative work
soiln: the top layer of Earth in which plants grow
staggeringadj: so shocking as to stun or overwhelm
rankn: a position in a hierarchy of status or authority; (verb) to take or have a position relative to others
mainstayn: a thing that is relied upon to support or uphold something else
acceleratev: to make something faster or earlier; to cause to develop or progress more quickly
extinctionn: the complete disappearance of a species from the earth
emergencyn: a sudden unforeseen crisis usually involving danger that requires immediate action
abysmaladj: extremely bad or unsuccessful, to the degree of being bottomless or unfathomable
tacklev: to try to deal with a complex problem or situation
coren: the most essential or fundamental part of something
humanitarianadj: something relating to the promotion of human welfare or someone who works to promote human welfare
devastatingadj: causing a great deal of destruction or damage
overfishingn: the removal of too many fish from a body of water, causing a decline in population levels and harm to the ecosystem
afieldadv: far away from home; in a field or rural area, often used in the context of hunting or gathering wild plants
chasev: to pursue something or someone to catch or capture them; to go after something vigorously or with determination; (noun) a pursuit or a hunt; a narrow groove or channel cut into a surface, often used for decorative purposes
paradoxn: a statement, situation, or person that has two opposite facts or features and therefore seems impossible, is difficult to understand, or is strange;
unnecessaryadj: not needed or required; not essential or important
entirelyadv: completely
reversibleadj: capable of being turned or done in the opposite direction or way; capable of being reversed or undone
planetn: any of the nine large celestial bodies that circle in the solar system; any celestial body that revolves around a star
strategyn: a detailed plan of action designed to achieve a long-term or overall goal.
reversev: to change something’s direction, order, position, decision, etc., to the opposite one; (adjective) directed or moving toward the rear
nowhereadv: not in, at, or to any place; not anywhere
apparentadj: able to see or understand easily or clearly
equatorn: an line of latitude that separates Earth’s northern and southern hemispheres and has a radius of around 40,075 kilometers (24,901 miles)
tropicaladj: originating in, located in, or characteristic of the tropics
misnomern: a name or term that is inaccurate or misleading, often because it does not accurately describe the thing it is naming
fleetn: a group of military ships, aircraft, etc., operating together under the same ownership; (adjective) moving very fast
comprisev: to include or consist of something; the act of making up or forming something
sustainableadj: able to continue or be continued for a long time
indiscriminateadj: done or occurring without any particular aim, purpose, or discrimination; haphazard, random, or careless
destructionn: the act of causing so much damage to something
wroughtadj: made or fashioned carefully or decoratively; (of materials) beaten out or shaped by hammering
industrialadj: of or relating to or resulting from industry
conservationn: the protection of something important, such as the natural environment or artificial structures, especially from the damaging effects of human activity
povertyn: the condition of being extremely poor
migrationn: the movement of animals to a new location, frequently as the seasons change
outlookn: the likely future situation for someone or something; a habitual or characteristic mental attitude to life and the world of a particular person, group, or culture
grimadj: looking or sounding very serious or gloomy
collapsev: to fall down or give way suddenly, often after breaking apart
climaten: the weather in a particular location averaged over some long period
reefn: a long chain or range of rocks or sand near the ocean’s surface
catastrophicadj: extremely harmful; causing physical or financial destruction
trawlv: to fish by dragging a net, often along the bottom of the ocean or river; to search or examine something thoroughly, often looking for a specific item or information
rapaciousadj: aggressively greedy or grasping, often about money or resources; devouring or predacious in nature
extremeadj: very great in amount or degree
vulnerableadj: capable of being hurt or influenced physically or mentally
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
mesmerizev: to captivate or fascinate; to hold the complete attention of
coraln: a rock-like substance created in the sea by groupings of specific types of small animals, commonly used in jewelry
explorev: to travel to or penetrate an area or a country to learn about it; to thoroughly examine a subject or a possibility to learn more about it
permanentadj: lasting for a long time without essential change
recommendv: to suggest that someone or something would be a suitable fit for a particular purpose or role
diverseadj: including numerous categories of individuals or entities; various
refugen: the state of being safe or protected from danger, trouble, or difficulty, or a place providing shelter or protection from them
recoverv: to return to a former condition, health, mind, or strength
replenishv: to fill something that had previously been emptied
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
earnestadj: characterized by sincere and severe conviction or effort; showing a deep and a genuine sense of purpose or commitment
appealn: a serious, earnest, or urgent request for money, information, or help; a quality that makes somebody or something attractive or interest
squeezev: to apply pressure from two or more sides; to hold someone or something tightly in your arms, usually with fondness
restrictionn: a limitation or constraint placed on something, or the act of limiting or constraining something
grandchildn: a child of someone’s son or daughter
initialadj: of or happening at the beginning; (noun) the first letter of a word, especially a person’s name
rejectionn: the act of refusing to accept, use, or consider someone or something; in medicine, an immunological response that refuses to accept substances or organisms that are recognized as foreign
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
principlen: a fundamental law or truth that explains or controls how something happens or works
rebuildv: to build again or anew
astonishedadj: extremely surprised and upset
immenseadj: extremely large or great
villagern: a person who lives in a village or small rural community; a person who is part of a close-knit and traditional community
remarkableadj: worthy of attention because unusual or special
octopusn: a sea creature with a soft round body and eight long tentacles (= long parts like arms)
soarv: to fly or rise very high or to a great height, often with great grace or ease
depletev: to reduce something, especially supplies of energy, money, etc., by a large amount; to use up resources or materials
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
lifelinen: a line, rope, or cable used to support or rescue a person in danger or distress; vital or necessary support, connection, or source of help
astonishingadj: surprising or shocking; difficult to believe
dramaticadj: very sudden, very excellent, or full of action and excitement
framen: a strong border or structure of the wood, metal, etc. that surrounds something such as a picture, door, or window
optv: to make a choice from a range of possibilities
temporarilyadv: for a limited time only or not permanently
invokev: to call upon or request help or support, especially from a higher power; to mention or use something as a reason or justification for actions or decisions
blessingn: a gift or favor from a higher power or force; an act or expression of approval, encouragement, or gratitude; something that brings happiness or good fortune
ancestorn: a person from whom one is descended; a forefather
poachv: to illegally hunt, fish, or take wildlife from private or protected land or waters without permission; to cook food by gently simmering it in a liquid, often with added spices or seasonings
boomn: a sudden increase in economic activity, or a sudden happening that brings good fortune; a deep, loud, and prolonged sound
closuren: the situation that a company, organization, etc. has ceased operations permanently
viraladj: relating to or caused by a virus
coastlinen: the particular shape of the coast (= the shore of a sea or ocean) as seen from the sea
withdrawv: to remove or take back something; to stop participating in something
balancen: a condition in which everything has the same weight or force; something left after other parts have been taken away
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
reliableadj: worthy of being relied on; trustworthy
magicn: beliefs and actions employed to influence supernatural beings and forces; any art or performance that invokes supernatural powers
profitn: money that is earned in business or by selling things after deducting the costs involved
transformationn: a complete change in form, nature, or appearance of someone or something
spurn: a thing that encourages someone to do something; any sharply pointed projection; (verb) to incite or stimulate someone or something
vastadj: enormous in size, number, amount, or quantity
outlawv: to make something illegal; (noun) a person who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
poisonn: a substance that can cause illness, injury, or death when ingested, inhaled, or absorbed through the skin; something harmful, malicious, or toxic; the act of damaging or ruining a relationship; (verb) to introduce a substance into something or someone harmful and potentially deadly
mosquiton: a small flying insect whose female bites people and animals and sucks their blood, and sometimes transmits serious diseases such as malaria
threatenv: to utter intentions of injury or punishment against someone
mangroven: a tropical coastal tree or shrub that grows in saline soil and has prop roots that help to stabilize it
astonishmentn: a feeling of very great surprise
sightn: the ability to see; anything that is seen
evangelistn: a person who seeks to convert others to their religious beliefs, especially through public preaching
rejectv: to refuse to accept, consider, or use something or someone
democracyn: a form of government in which the people have the authority to deliberate and decide legislation, or to choose governing officials to do so
governancen: the act or process of governing or managing a political, social, or economic entity; the systems or principles that guide such processes
unimaginableadj: beyond what can be imagined or conceived; impossible to comprehend or envision
eliminatev: to remove or get rid of someone or something
destructiveadj: causing or able to cause tremendous and irreparable damage
recognitionn: the action or process of recognizing or being recognized, especially by remembering; an agreement that something is true or legal
rewardn: a thing given in acknowledgment of service, hard work, achievement, etc.
sparkv: to start something or make it grow, especially suddenly; to emit a tiny piece of fire or electricity
revolutionn: a large-scale attempt to overthrow the government of a country, often using violence or war;
mudn: a soft, wet, sticky earth or clay
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
mackereln: a type of saltwater fish commonly eaten as food, known for its oily flesh and distinctively striped appearance
hopv: to jump lightly and quickly on one foot or both feet; to move rapidly from one place to another; to travel using an aircraft, bus, etc.
unfoldv: to open up or spread out something that is folded or rolled up; to reveal or disclose something that was previously hidden or unknown
reapv: to harvest a grain crop from a field; to obtain something beneficial as a consequence of something that you have done
dividendn: a sum of money paid regularly, typically quarterly, by a company to its shareholders out of its profits or reserves
improvisationn: the act of making something up on the spot or creating or performing something without preparation
strengthenv: to become stronger or more effective; to make someone or something stronger or more effective
confidencen: the feeling or attitude that one can trust or rely on the abilities or good qualities of someone or something
cooperationn: the act or situation of working together with someone towards a shared purpose, benefit, etc.
resilientadj: able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions
injusticen: a violation of the rights of others or the laws of a society
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
catalystn: a person or thing that causes an important event to happen or changes the current situation rapidly; (chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without being changed itself
movementn: a group of people working together to achieve a shared goal, especially a political, social, or artistic one; the process of moving or being moved, physically or figuratively
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
prioritizev: to assign a higher level of importance to something compared to other things
competev: to strive to achieve more success than someone or something
subsidyn: money paid by a government or an organization as part of the cost of something to aid or encourage it to happen
grotesqueadj: bizarre or fantastic in shape, appearance, or character; fantastic; bizarre
capitalizev: to write a whole letter or the first letter of the alphabet as a capital; to provide a company, etc. with the money; to take the chance to gain advantage from something
vesseln: a ship or large boat
agileadj: able to move quickly and easily, often in a way that is graceful and controlled
optimizev: to make the best or most effective use of something
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
donorn: a person or an organization that makes a gift of money, food, supplies, etc. to a cause or fund; in medicine, a person who gives blood or tissue or an organ to be used in another person
ambitionn: a strong wish to do or achieve something
urgentlyadv: in a way that requires immediate action or attention, especially before anything else, because of being very important
visionn: the ability to think about or see the future with imagination and intelligence; the faculty of being able to see
reimaginev: to imagine or conceive of something in a new or different way
narrativen: a story or a description of a series of events or process of telling a story
abundancen: a significant amount of something; the situation in which there is too much of something
empowerv: to give someone the power or authority to do something
austerityn: the state or condition of being stern, rigid, or uncompromising, or being simple or plain; an economic policy or measure that seeks to reduce government spending and debt
alienationn: the state of being isolated or detached from one’s social, emotional, or political environment
abstractadj: based on general ideas, feelings, or qualities and not on any a physical or concrete existence
horrorn: intense fear or disgust, especially at something shocking or terrifying
acidificationn: the act or process of becoming acid or making something become acid
pollutionn: the introduction of harmful substances or waste into the natural environment that causes adverse change
boostv: to improve, raise, or increase something
scalableadj: capable of being easily expanded or increased in size, number, or scale to meet changing demands
dimensionn: a measurable extent of a particular kind, such as width, height, or length
propelv: to move, drive or push something forward or in a particular direction, often with a lot of force
despairn: the feeling that there is no hope and you cannot do anything to improve a difficult situation
overwhelmingadj: very great or intense; so powerful that you cannot fight or react against it
plainadj: without being decorated in any way; (Noun) a vast expanse of flat land with few trees
nutritionn: the substances or the process that organisms take into their bodies as food for their growth and health
staken: a share or financial investment in something such as a business; a wooden or metal post set up to mark something
reshapev: to change the form or structure of something
relationn: the way two persons or groups of people feel and act toward one another
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

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