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6.6. Lake Monster Mystery

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accounts
written or spoken descriptions of events.
affectionately
with fondness or friendly feelings
aquatic
living or growing in water
asserted
said or stated something with confidence and force
broke
went through or came out from
convincing
believable
dismissed
rejected, put off, or considered to be unimportant or untrue
disturbance
something that interrupts quiet, calmness or order.
doubted
thought that something might not be true or right
encounters
meetings, often ones sthat are unexpected or unwanted
existence
the fact or condition of being reak, present or alive
extinction
when a species has died off completely
features
noticeable parts of something
hide
skin of an animal
identical
exactly alike
inhabited
lived in a place
legally
according to hte law
numerous
many or in great numbers
occurred
took place or happened
prompted
caused someone to take action
sightings
events in which someone sees something important or unusual
species
certain kind of plant or animal
sturgeion
large fish that have rows of hard plates on their skin instead of scales
theorized
offered a possible explanation after careful observation and thought
varied
different from one another
witnesses
people who actually saw something happen