30 terms

AWL Sublist 2b

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institute
introduce or establish (a scheme, undertaking, or policy) / an organization having a particular purpose
investment
the act of putting money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or get an advantage, or the money, effort, time, etc. used to do this
items
something which is part of a list or group of things
journal
a newspaper or magazine that deals with a particular subject or professional activity / a diary
maintain
to continue to have; to keep in existence, or not allow to become less
normal
usual, typical, or expected
obtain
to get something
participate
to take part in or become involved in an activity
perceive
to come to an opinion about something, or have a belief about something / see
positive
constructive, optimistic, or confident / with no possibility of doubt
potential
possible when the necessary conditions exist
previous
existing or occurring before in time or order
primary
more important than anything else; main
purchase
acquire (something) by paying for it; buy
range
a set of similar things / the amount, number or type of something between an upper and a lower limit
region
a particular area or part of the world, of the body, etc., or any of the large official areas into which a country is divided
regulation
a rule or directive made and maintained by an authority
relevant
connected with what is happening or being discussed
resident
a person who lives somewhere permanently or on a long-term basis
resources
useful or valuable possession or quality of a country, organization or person
restrict
to limit someone or something
secure
fixed firmly so not likely to move or break / a place it is difficult to get out of or escape from
seek
to try to find something / to ask for approval or permission
select
to choose carefully
site
a place where something is, was, or will be built, or where something happened, is happening, or will happen
strategy
a detailed plan to achieve something
survey
to gather information by asking people questions
text
the written words in books or magazines etc.
traditional
following or belonging to the customs or ways of behaving that have continued in a group of people or society for a long time without changing
transfer
to move someone or something from one place to another