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abandon

give up with the intent of never claiming, doing or caring for again

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abstract

a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance

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academic

associated with academia or an academy

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access

the means or opportunity to approach or enter a place

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accommodation

the act of providing something (lodging or seat or food) to meet a need

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accompanied

having companions or escort

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accumulation

material collected or gathered by successive additions

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accurate

correct

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achieve

to do what one sets out to do

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acknowledged

generally accepted

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acquire

gain through experience

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adaptation

the process of changing as a result of something

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adequate

satisfactory or acceptable in quality or quantity

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adjacent

near or close to but not necessarily touching

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adjustment

the act of making something different

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administrate

Supervise; carry out decisions

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adults

physically mature organisms

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advocate

a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea

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affect

to influence

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aggregate

the whole amount

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aid

the work of caring for or attending to someone or something

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albeit

although

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allocation

the act of distributing by allotting or apportioning

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alter

cause to change

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alternative

one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen

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ambiguous

unclear in meaning or application

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amendment

a statement that is added to a proposal or document

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analogous

similar or correspondent in some ways though otherwise different

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analyze

to examine or think about something carefully in order to understand it

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annual

occurring once every year

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anticipated

expected hopefully

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apparent

clearly visible or understood; obvious:

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appendix

supplementary material that is collected and added at the back of a book

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appreciation

an expression of gratitude

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approach

to move closer to someone or something; to ask someone for something when you are not sure if s/he will do what you want

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appropriate

suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc

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approximate

close to the actual, but not completely accurate or exact

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arbitrary

based on or subject to individual discretion or preference or sometimes impulse

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area

a particular part of a place, city, country, etc; a particular subject or type of activity

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aspect

a part, feature, or characteristic

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assembly

the social act of assembling

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assess

to make a judgment abut a person or situation after thinking carefully about it; to calculate the quality, amount, or value of something

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assigned

appointed to a post or duty

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assist

to help

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assume

to think that something is true although you have no proof; take control, power, or a particular position; to start having a particular quality or appearance

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assurance

freedom from doubt

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attached

fastened together

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attained

achieved or reached

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attitude

a settled way of thinking or feeling about something

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attribute

  1. regard something as being caused by. 2. a quality or feature regarded as a characteristic or inherent part of someone or something

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author

writer or creator

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authority

the power someone has because of his/her official position; someone who is respected because of his/her knowledge about a subject

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automatically

gets done without a person's deliberate control

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available

if something is available, you can have it, buy it, or use it

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aware

conscious of; bearing in mind

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behalf

as the agent of or on someone's part (usually expressed as "on behalf of")

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benefit

the money or other advantages you get from something such as insurance or the government or as part of your job; advantage, improvement or help that you get from something

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bias

a general assumption that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

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bond

a connection that fastens things together

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brief

concise and succinct

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bulk

the property of something that is great in magnitude

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capable

having the requisite qualities for

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capacity

the maximum production possible, ability to perform or produce

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category

a group of people or things having something in common; type

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ceases

stops

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challenge

a demanding or stimulating situation

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channel

a television station and its programs

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chapter

a part of a book or any distinct period in history or in a person's life

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chart

a visual display of information

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chemical

relating to chemistry

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circumstances

your overall condition or environment in life

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cited

mentioned

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civil

relating to ordinary citizens and their concerns, as distinct from military or ecclesiastical matters

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clarity

free from obscurity and easy to understand

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classical

of or characteristic of a form or system felt to be of first significance before modern times

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clause

(grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence

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code

a system of words, letters, figures , or symbols used to represent others , especially for the purposes of secrecy. Computingprogram instructions

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coherence

logical and orderly and consistent relation of parts

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coincide

happen simultaneously

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collapse

break down, literally or metaphorically

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colleagues

co-workers, people who have the same career

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commenced

started

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comments

notes that an author or reviewer adds to a document

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commission

A committee officially in charge of something; in working order; an amount paid to an employee based on a percentage of the employee's sales

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commit

perpetrate or carry out (a mistake, crime, or immoral act). transfer something to (a state or place where it can be kept or preserved)

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commodity

anything that is bought or sold

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communicate

share or exchange information, news, or ideas

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community

all of the populations of different species that live and interact in an area

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compensation

something (such as money) given or received as payment

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compiled

put together in book or a work

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complement

something added to complete or make perfect

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complex

having varied interrelated parts, and therefore hard to understand; complicated

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components

parts

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compounds

substances formed by the joining of elements through chemical bonding

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comprehensive

including all or everything

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comprise

include or contain

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compute

to calculate

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conceived

formed in the mind

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concentrate

focus all one's attention on a particular object or activity

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concept

an idea of how something is, or how something should be done

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