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eliteadj: belonging to the wealthiest, most potent, best-educated, or best-trained group in a society
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
wheatn: a cereal plant that is the most important kind grown in temperate countries, the grain of which is ground to make flour for bread, pasta, pastry, etc
antibioticn: a substance or drug that kills or slows down the growth of bacteria
agriculturen: the practice or science of cultivating the land or raising stock
increasinglyadv: more and more
nitrogenn: a chemical element with the symbol N and atomic number 7, which is a highly reactive element that forms part of many compounds, including amino acids and proteins
fertilizern: a natural or chemical substance added to soil to make plants grow more successfully
farmlandn: land used for farming or agricultural purposes
leakv: to allow liquid or gas to get in or out from a hole or crack in a pipe or container
controllableadj: able to be controlled or directed
consumptionn: the amount used or eaten; the act of using up a resource such as energy, food, or materials
revolutionn: a large-scale attempt to overthrow the government of a country, often using violence or war;
metricadj: using or relating to the meter as a unit of length; a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic
grainn: wheat or any other small hard seeds used as a food; a relatively small granular particle of a substance
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
faminen: a severe shortage of food, often caused by drought, war, or economic reasons
scarcityn: the state of being in short supply; a small and inadequate amount
ammoniumn: a positively charged ion of nitrogen and hydrogen found in many organic compounds and the form of ammonia in the atmosphere
bindv: to tie or fasten someone or something tightly with rope, string, etc. so that they cannot move or are held together strongly
soiln: the top layer of Earth in which plants grow
byproductn: a secondary or incidental product produced in the manufacture or synthesis of something else
bacterian: single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms that exist in large numbers in the air, water, and soil, and also in living and dead creatures and plants, and are often a cause of disease
spitv: to eject saliva or other liquid from the mouth
nitn: the egg of a louse (= that is a tiny insect that lives in human hair) or some other insect; a foolish person
irrigationn: the agricultural practice of supplying land with water through pipes or channels so that crops grow well
subduedadj: quiet, calm, or less intense in appearance or behavior
microben: a tiny living thing that can only be seen with a microscope and that may cause disease
biologyn: the scientific study of life and the natural processes of living things
monstern: an imaginary creature that is large and has various human and animal parts; someone or something large and powerful
consumev: to spend something, especially fuel, energy, or time, in a large amount
splitv: to divide, or to make something divide into two or more parts, especially along a particular line
fertilizev: to cause an egg, female animal, or plant to develop by joining sperm from the male with them; to add a natural or chemical substance to land to make plants grow well
cropn: a plant that is cultivated in large amounts, particularly for food
streamn: a small, narrow river; a continuous flow of something, such as liquid, gas, people, vehicles, etc.
pollutev: to make an area or substance, such as land, air, water, etc., dirty or harmful to living things by adding waste matter or harmful chemicals
triggerv: to make something happen suddenly; to cause something such as a device, machine, etc. to function
algaen: A simple plant that grows in or near water and lacks typical leaves and roots
bloomn: a flower, especially one having showy or colorful parts; the best time of youth
ecosystemn: all the plants and living creatures in an area and the way they affect each other and the environment
ecologyn: the study of the relationships between living organisms, including humans, and their physical environment
destructiveadj: causing or able to cause tremendous and irreparable damage
invisibleadj: impossible or nearly impossible to see
universen: everything that exists, especially all physical matter, including planets, stars, galaxies, and all other forms of matter and energy
operatev: to work in a particular way; to supervise something
involvev: to include or affect someone or something as a necessary part of something else
numerousadj: amounting to a large indefinite number
individualn: a single person or thing, as distinct from a group
componentn: one of several parts that combines with others to form something bigger
nourishingadj: providing the necessary nutrients or sustenance to support health and growth
complexityn: the state or quality of being complicated or intricate and difficult to understand
gramn: a metric unit of weight equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram
severelyadv: very badly or seriously
infusionn: a liquid, especially one containing medicine that is introduced into the body through a vein, muscle, or joint; the act of adding such liquid
disruptv: to prevent or stop something, especially an event, activity, or process, from continuing in the usual way by causing a problem or disturbance
dynamicsn: the branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of bodies under the action of forces, including the particular case in which a body remains at rest; forces that produce or stimulate movement, growth, or change
insignificantadj: of little importance, influence, or power
monstrousadj: extremely large or evil, or having a frightening appearance
proportionn: a part, share, or amount of something considered in comparative relation to a whole
evolvev: to develop gradually, or to cause the development of something or someone gradually
tropicaladj: originating in, located in, or characteristic of the tropics
extendv: to broaden in scope, range, or area
uniqueadj: being the only one of its kind; unlike anything else
specificallyadv: only associated with or meant for one thing
tightadj: fixed, fastened, or kept together firmly or closely
emitv: to give off or send out something such as light, heat, sound, gas, etc.
oxiden: a chemical compound that contains at least one oxygen atom and one other element
maizen: a cereal grain that is native to the Americas and cultivated in wide varieties for its large, yellow, edible seed and as a feed for livestock
sorghumn: a type of grain grown in tropical countries
industrialadj: of or relating to or resulting from industry
stapleadj: essential, crucial, or regularly used
locatev: to specify or determine the exact position of someone or something
genomen: the complete set or sequence of genes of a human, animal, plant, or other living things
responsibleadj: answerable or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management
transferv: to move, pass, or change from one person, place, or situation to another
cultn: a small religious group, especially one that is not part of a larger religion and that is regarded as outside the norm; followers of an exclusive system of beliefs and practices
chromosomen: a long and string-like DNA molecule containing the part or all of the genetic material of an organism that controls what an animal or plant is like
integratev: to combine one thing with another so that they form a whole or work together; to accept equal participation for members of all races and ethnic groups
agronomyn: the science of the management and cultivation of crops and the raising of livestock for food, fuel, and other products
architecturen: the art and science of designing and constructing buildings
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
interferev: to get involved in and prevent a process or activity from continuing
zonen: a specific area, region, or section that is marked off or defined in some way
generationn: all the people born and living at about the same time, regarded collectively; the production of heat or electricity
infusev: to fill something with a particular quality, feeling, or influence; to imbue

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