Wordly Wise Grade 6 Lesson 3

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Abundant
more than enough; plentiful
Arid
Having little or no rainfall; very dry
Distinct
adj. Not the same; different or separate. Unmistakable; definite.
Graze
to feed on growing grass
Hectic
Full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion
Horde
a large group or crowd, especially one on the move
Humid
having a large amount of water or moisture in the air
Incredible
hard or impossible to believe
Inhabit
to live in or on
Peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Rural
of or relating to the country and the people who live there
Sanctuary
a place of safety or shelter
Splendor
Magnificence; brilliance of appearance.
Squalor
filth; misery
Terrain
An area of land; a region