The Boxcar Children

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Terms in this set (...)

boxcar
a train car
Ch. 1
sculpture
the art of creating three-dimensional figures from such materials as wood, stone, and clay
Ch. 1
valuable
worth a lot of money
Ch. 2
briefcase
a flat, rectangular container, typically made of leather, for carrying books and papers
Ch. 2
rude
not polite; offensive or embarrassing
Ch. 3
coffin
a box in which a dead person is buried
Ch. 4
Egyptians
people from Egypt
Ch. 4
accurate
correct
Ch. 5
security guard
a person who protects
Ch. 6
equator
an imaginary line drawn around the earth
Ch. 6
lobby
waiting room
Ch. 7
hieroglyphs
Pictures that stand for words or sounds
Ch. 8
reporter
A person who tells or writes a news story
Ch. 9
photographer
a person who takes pictures or photographs
Ch. 9
magnificent
very beautiful and impressive
Ch. 10
bundle
to wrap something in many layers
Ch. 10

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