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Unit 3: aud, struct, vis, photo, therm

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vis
see
therm
heat
struct
build
aud
hear
photo
light
television
a device that transports visual images into your home
vision
your sense of sight
invisible
cannot be seen
thermometer
an instrument used for measuring temperature
thermos
a container that keeps liquids hot (or cold) for long periods of time
thermostat
a device that adjusts the temperature in a room
structure
another word for building
construction
the act or process of building something
infrastructure
the underlying inner framework of a building or system
audience
a group of people who gather together to watch or listen to something
audio
relating to the sound that is heard on a recording
audible
able to be heard
photograph
a picture made with light-sensitive film
photosynthesis
the process that plants use to turn sunlight, water, and air into food to grow
photocopy
a duplicate; a paper copy of a document, picture, etc. that is made with a process in which an image is formed by the action of light (on a copy machine)
photogenic
tending to take good pictures; tending to look good in photographs
construct
to build or make
photography
the art of taking pictures
auditorium
a large room or building where people gather to watch a performance, hear a speech, etc.
inaudible
unable to be heard