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vocabulary

Part of speech

Meaning

Examples

Arabic

Defining

Knowing a Word

Adj 

Showing nature of something: giving a distinctive character to something, or encapsulating its character.

That was the defining act of his election campaign.

 

department store

noun

big store: a large store that sells a wide range of goods in separate departments

 

 

Depth 

 

Knowing a Word

 

Noun 

- How deep something is: the distance or measurement from the top of something to its bottom, from front to back, or from the outside in 

- Being deep: the quality of being deep 

- Intensity: the intensity or strength of a feeling or emotion 

- Complexity: complexity or profundity of character 

 

 

Desk Jet

noun

printer that sprays ink at a sheet of paper. Desk-jet printers produce high-quality text and graphics. 

 

 

destroyer

 

navy small fast warship: a fast highly manoeuvrable warship, smaller than a cruiser and bigger than a frigate, that is used to escort convoys and attack submarines

 

 

Dot Matrix

 

Printer that creates characters by striking pins against an ink ribbon. Each pin makes a dot, and combinations of dots form characters and illustrations.