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vastadj: enormous in size, number, amount, or quantity
desertn: arid land with little or no vegetation often covered with sand or rocks
sneakv: to go somewhere, or take someone or something somewhere secretly or stealthily; to steal or do something secretly or stealthily
buryv: to place a dead body in the ground, grave, or tomb
sandn: finely granulated particles of rock or mineral material typically found along beaches, deserts, or riverbeds; used in construction, landscaping, and other applications requiring drainage or abrasive action
caven: a large hole in the side of a hill, cliff, mountain, or under the ground
sealedadj: closed or secured with
treasuren: a valuable or desirable possession; something that is cherished or held dear; a collection of valuable objects or money that is hidden or protected
ancientadj: relating to the long ago, particularly the historical period preceding the fall of the Western Roman Empire; very old
unremarkableadj: ordinary and not particularly interesting
locatev: to specify or determine the exact position of someone or something
intersectionn: a point where two or more roads, lines, etc., cross each other
essentialadj: indispensable; fundamental
caravann: a group of travelers journeying together, often in a convoy of motor vehicles; a covered wagon used for traveling and camping
interiorn: the inside or inner part of something; the space within the walls of a building
empiren: a group of countries ruled by one leader or government
monumentn: a statue, building, or other structure erected to commemorate a person or event
academyn: a school for special training; a type of official organization that aims to encourage and develop standards in its particular field
scholarn: professor; a person who studies a topic in considerable depth, particularly in a university
primeadj: main or most important; basic
warlordn: a military leader who has gained control over a region or territory, typically through force or intimidation; a commander of an army or group of soldiers who operates outside the control of a legitimate government
conquerv: to bring under control by force or authority
declinev: to become gradually smaller, fewer, worse, etc.; to refuse to accept
domainn: a specific sphere of influence or control; a specific field of knowledge or expertise
murdern: the crime of killing somebody intentionally
intellectn: the ability to think logically and comprehend information, especially at an advanced level
flourishv: to grow or develop vigorously or successfully
reignn: the period of time during which a monarch or government holds power; (verb) to be the king or queen
reversev: to change something’s direction, order, position, decision, etc., to the opposite one; (adjective) directed or moving toward the rear
predecessorn: a person who held a position or office before the current holder
regressv: to move or develop backward; to return to an earlier or less advanced state or condition; to decline or deteriorate
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
encouragev: to give someone support, confidence, or hope; to persuade someone to do or continue to do something by making it easier for them and making them believe it is a good thing to do
secularadj: not connected with religious or spiritual matters; worldly
mathematicsn: the science dealing with the logic of quantities, shapes, spaces, and arrangement
philosophyn: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind
tractn: a region of land, often with a specific purpose or use, such as farming, forestry, or mining; a bundle of nerves or a system of organs in the body
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
poetn: a person who writes poetry
prominentadj: important, well-known, or noticeable
prevailingadj: most frequent, widespread, or currently dominant, usually referring to a particular opinion, attitude, or trend
slaveryn: the practice or system of owning, buying, and selling people as property and forcing them to work
transformationn: a complete change in form, nature, or appearance of someone or something
sought-afteradj: desired or pursued by many people; in demand or highly valued
commodityn: a product or a raw material that can be traded, bought, or sold
farawayadj: located at a geographically distant place; remote or separated by distance; distant or not easily accessible
vibrantadj: full of energy, life, and enthusiasm
mineraln: a solid inorganic substance occurring in nature having a definite chemical composition
scriben: a person who writes out copies of documents or manuscripts, especially in ancient times
writn: a written legal order or command
calligraphyn: the art of writing letters, especially an elegant or decorative one
decoratev: to add beauty or distinction to something by the addition of ornament, art, etc
intricateadj: having many different parts and small details that all work together
geometricadj: relating to or having the characteristics of geometry (= the shape, properties, and relations of points, lines, surfaces, solids)
abruptadj: sudden and unexpected
capturev: to catch a person or an animal and confine them in an area which they cannot escape
imprisonv: to confine a person to a prison, a detention facility, or a place of involuntary confinement
confiscatev: to seize, take or appropriate something by authority, often as a penalty for breaking laws or rules
conquestn: the act or process of taking control of a country, area, or situation
occupyv: to consume all of someone’s space, attention, or time
destroyv: to ruin or damage severely or completely; to eradicate or eliminate completely
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
manuscriptn: the original copy of a book, piece of music, etc. before it is printed
colonialadj: of or relating to a colony (= a territory that is controlled by a more powerful country); to the period of time during which a country or region was a colony
seizev: to catch or take hold of someone or something suddenly and forcibly; to capture the attention or imagination of something
traditionn: a belief, custom, or way of doing something that has been passed down from generation to generation within a group or society
undergroundadj: under the surface of the ground; a secret group organized to achieve a specific purpose, such as overthrowing the government or occupying a force
stashv: to store or hide something in a safe or secret place, especially for future use
abandonv: to leave a place, thing, or person with no intention of returning; (noun) a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
pricelessadj: extremely valuable or important
dispersev: to spread out or distribute over a broad region, or to cause something to do so
surroundingadj: that is near or around, or closely encircling something
impoverishedadj: reduced to poverty or destitution; lacking in resources, means, or vitality; depleted or exhausted
desperateadj: feeling or showing a lack of hope and a willingness to do anything because of the problematic situation
povertyn: the condition of being extremely poor
starvationn: a severe lack of food that leads to malnutrition and, ultimately, death
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
painstakingadj: cautious and correct, and requiring a significant amount of effort
retrievev: to find or get something back
threatenv: to utter intentions of injury or punishment against someone
evacuatev: to remove people or things from a place of danger or threat; to leave or abandon a place or situation, often due to fear or risk
uncertainadj: not being sure of something; not being able to choose
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
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
representv: to speak, act, or be present on behalf of another person or group; to form or constitute
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
staken: a share or financial investment in something such as a business; a wooden or metal post set up to mark something
countlessadj: too numerous to be counted or very many

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