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vocabulary

Part of speech

Meaning

Examples

Arabic

car

noun

passenger-carrying road vehicle: a road vehicle, usually with four wheels and powered by an internal-combustion engine, designed to carry a small number of passengers

 

 

Categorize

 

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Verb

put somebody or something into category: to place somebody or something in a particular category and define or judge the person or thing accordingly

It was originally categorized as a cactus, but itís actually a succulent.

 

child

Noun

- young human being: a young human being between birth and puberty 
- human offspring: a son or daughter of human parents 
- somebody not yet of age: somebody under a legally specified age who is considered not to be legally responsible for his or her actions 
- baby: a baby or infant  

 

 

City

Noun

very large town: an extensive built-up area where large numbers of people live and work 

 

 

Cognitive

 

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 Adj

- concerned with acquisition of knowledge: relating to the process of acquiring knowledge by the use of reasoning, intuition, or perception

- Relating to thought: relating to thought processes

 

 

Computer

noun

 

A programmable machine. The two principal characteristics of a computer are:
- It responds to a specific set of instructions in a well-defined manner.
- It can execute a prerecorded list of instructions (a program).

 

 

Consistently

Quality Educator

Adv 

- Reasonably or logically harmonious

- Reliable: able to maintain a particular standard or repeat a particular task with minimal variation

- With a set of solutions in common, especially for two or more equations or inequalities

- Free of contradiction: containing no provable contradiction.

The evidence is consistent with the defendantís statement.

Their accounts of the incident just arenít consistent.

Heís one of the most consistent strikers in the league.

 

Content

 

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Noun 

- amount of something in something else: the amount of something contained in something else

- subject matter: the various issues, topics, or questions dealt with in speech, discussion, or a piece of writing

 

 

Core

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Noun

essential part: the central or most important part of something

 

 

corvette

noun

 

- naval escort ship: an armed naval escort vessel, smaller than a destroyer 
- small warship: in former times, a small wooden warship with one tier of guns

 

 

Crush

Verb

To press something so hard that it gets damaged or broken into pieces.

ē His leg was crushed in the accident.
ē A machine for crushing rocks.

 

Cultural

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Adj 

- of specific culture: relating to a particular culture or civilization

- from society