Academic Vocabulary Chapter 1

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source
a thing, place, activity, etc. that something comes from
diverse
different or varied
estimate
to judge an amount partly by calculating and partly by guessing
encounter
to meet someone or experience something without planning to
complex
having many closely related parts or details
neutral
not supporting one purpose or cause above another; in the middle
item
a single thing in a set, group or list
interact
to talk or work together with others
element
a basic or important part of something
contemporary
modern; belonging to the present time
generation
the average period of time between the birth of a person and the birth of that person's children
consequences
the results of a particular action or situation
manipulate
to skillfully handle, control, or use something
contrast
a difference