20 terms

Task E - Choosing a College Major to Prepare for the Hot Jobs of the Future

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booming
very lively and profitable
Iceland
a volcanic island in the North Atlantic near the Arctic Circle
phenomenal
exceedingly or unbelievably great
anticipate
make a prediction about; realize beforehand
segment
one of the parts into which something naturally divides
preventative medicine
concerned with preventing the occurrence of both mental and physical illness and disease
predisposed
tending toward or open to something beforehand; likely
informatician
this deals with exchange of information in the fields of computational molecular biology
regimen
set of rules, esp. to improve health
leg work
collecting information and doing research
keep abreast
stay informed
internships
temporary positions giving students direct work experience and exposure to various aspects of a career, either with or without pay
perplexing
difficult to understand; confusing; lacking clarity
hybrid
anything of mixed origin
momentum
the force or speed with which something moves
rebound
return to a former condition
prospective
likely to become or be; likely to happen; expected
inkling
an indication
versatile
having great diversity or variety
articulate
speaking clearly and well