21 terms

6.13 Mine Mystery

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elusive
difficult to catch or find
quests
long or difficult searches
lured
attracted or brought in.
prospectors
people who explore an area for precious minerals or oil.
flocked
to gather or move in a crowd
impetus
a moving force, impulse, stimulus
immigrant
a person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country
maintain
To continue; carry on; keep in existence
access
(n) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an increase; (v) to get at, obtain
accounts
reports of or records of something
ore
a rock that contains a large enough concentration of a mineral making it profitable to mine
vanish
disappear
wilderness
An area where there are few people living; an area still in its natural state
asserted
declared
cache
hiding place
myths
A symbolic story expressing ideas about reality or spiritual history.
immense
(adj.) very large or great; beyond ordinary means of measurement
allegedly
supposedly
terrain
An area of land; a region
cropped up
to appear unexpectedly or occasionally
pursuers
those who follow in an effort to capture