The Old Man and the Sea Vocabulary Set #2

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filament
a slender natural or synthetic fiber
carapace
hard covering or case of certain organisms
churn
agitate
taut
drawn tight
myriad
a large, indefinite number
tentative
hesitant or unsettled in mind
intolerable
incapable of being put up with
phosphorescent
emitting light without heat
scythe
an edge tool for cutting grass
strain
an intense or violent exertion

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