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  1. cathartic
  2. centrifugal
  3. cessation
  4. censor
  5. cauterize
  1. a radiating; departing from the center
    Many automatic drying machines remove excess moisture from clothing by centrifugal force.(ly tâm)
  2. b stopping
    The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.
  3. c overseer of morals; person who eliminates inappropriate matter(người kiểm duyệt)
    Soldiers dislike having their mail read by a censor but understand the need for this precaution.
  4. d burn with hot iron or caustic
    In order to prevent infection, the doctor cauterized the wound.
  5. e purgative (thuốc tẩy thuốc xổ)
    Some drugs act as laxatives when taken in small doses but act as cathartics when taken in much larger doses.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. critical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.
  2. transfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
    I intend to cede this property to the city.
  3. goblet; consecrated cup
    In a small room adjoining the cathedral, many ornately decorated chalices made by the most famous European goldsmiths were on display.
  4. courteous; faithful; brave; well-mannered
    chivalrous behavior involves noble words and good deeds.
  5. support, advocate militantly
    (Martin Luther King, Jr., won the Nobel Peace Prize because he championed the oppressed in their struggle for equality. militant a. hostile = aggressive)

5 True/False Questions

  1. charyabyss, hole, cavity, hollow, aperture
    They could not see the bottom of the chasm.

          

  2. centripetaltending toward the center
    Does centripetal force or the force of gravity bring orbiting bodies to the earth's surface?(hướng tâm)

          

  3. checkto make watertight (by plugging seams) (hàn,bít chỗ hở) (When water from the shower leaked into the basement, we knew it was time to caulk the tiles at the edges of the shower stall.)

          

  4. ceremoniouscritical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.

          

  5. chastecurve; ornament a metal surface by indenting
    With his hammer, he carefully chased an intricate design onto the surface of the chalice.(indent: khắc khía răng cưa)

          

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