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10 terms
simple definitions
Breviloquent
Loquacious
Soliloquy
Allocution
Speaking in a brief or concise style
diarrhea of the mouth
speaking as if alone
a formal address or speech
Breviloquent
Speaking in a brief or concise style
Loquacious
diarrhea of the mouth
10 terms
Simple Definitions
Pollution
Water Pollution
Air Pollution
Deforestation
happens when the environment is contaminated.
is the pollution of bodies of water
occurs when gases,dust particles,or smoke are in the air and…
is when forests are destroyed by cutting and not replanted.
Pollution
happens when the environment is contaminated.
Water Pollution
is the pollution of bodies of water
16 terms
Simple Definitions
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Relativism
Universalism
Cultural Universals
we are centered on our own culture and we think it is the best
not making a judgement, but trying to observe a culture
middle ground and values used to evaluate and compare cultures
things all cultures have in common. The difference comes in h…
Ethnocentrism
we are centered on our own culture and we think it is the best
Cultural Relativism
not making a judgement, but trying to observe a culture
22 terms
Simple definitions
Define
Describe
Identify
list
state concisely the meaning of a word or term
illustrate something in words or provide actual information a…
name or point out specific components or features
relate or itemize a specific set of points, items with no ela…
Define
state concisely the meaning of a word or term
Describe
illustrate something in words or provide actual information a…
11 terms
Simple definitions
Metaphysics
Materialism
Idealism
Epistemology
Study of the world/existence
Belief that everything is material.Made of matter(physical) M…
Ultimate Reality is ideals/perceptions/thoughts. Not physical
The study of knowledge
Metaphysics
Study of the world/existence
Materialism
Belief that everything is material.Made of matter(physical) M…
Simple Definitions
Reactant
product
chemical reaction
physical change
Also called interactant. Chemistry. any substance that underg…
a substance obtained from another substance through chemical…
when 2 chemicals react to each other
a usually reversible change in the physical properties of a s…
Reactant
Also called interactant. Chemistry. any substance that underg…
product
a substance obtained from another substance through chemical…
23 terms
Simple Definitions
Hydroxide
Nitrate
Carbonate
Sulfate
OH (-1)
NO3 (-1)
CO3 (-2)
SO4 (-2)
Hydroxide
OH (-1)
Nitrate
NO3 (-1)
20 terms
Simple Machines definitions
Simple Machines
6 Simple Machines
friction
force
Tools that make work easier.
lever, pulley, screw, wheel and axle, inclined plane, wedge
Force created when two objects rub against each other.
A push or pull on an object.
Simple Machines
Tools that make work easier.
6 Simple Machines
lever, pulley, screw, wheel and axle, inclined plane, wedge
31 terms
Biochemistry Simple Definitions
Acids
Base
Ph scale
Primary Structure
Has the pH level below 7 on the pH scale and will have more H…
has the pH level above 7 and has more OH- ions than H+ ions a…
The measure of the hydrogen ions concentration in a solution
This structure is protein thats in linear sequences of its am…
Acids
Has the pH level below 7 on the pH scale and will have more H…
Base
has the pH level above 7 and has more OH- ions than H+ ions a…
22 terms
Cells Vocabulary (Simple Definitions)
cell wall
organelles
central vacuole
chloroplast
outer layer of a plant cell
tiny little "organs" inside a cell that do different things
stores water, waste products, and nutrients in a plant cell
captures energy from sunlight and uses it to make food
cell wall
outer layer of a plant cell
organelles
tiny little "organs" inside a cell that do different things
20 terms
simple definitions #6
abashed
aloof
anguish
articulate
embarrassed
withdrawn
pain
express well in words
abashed
embarrassed
aloof
withdrawn
20 terms
simple definitions vocab 4
alliance
bewilder
buffoon
controversial
a joining together
to confuse
a stupid person
arousing argument
alliance
a joining together
bewilder
to confuse
20 terms
simple definitions #6
anonymous
browse
dupe
dynamic
unnamed
to read casually
a person easily tricked
energetic
anonymous
unnamed
browse
to read casually
20 terms
simple definitions #8
abnormal
capsize
catastrophe
decrease
unusual,strange
to tip over, bottom side up
huge disaster, a failure
to become or make less
abnormal
unusual,strange
capsize
to tip over, bottom side up
20 terms
simple definitions vocab #5
anecdote
consolidate
counterfeit
docile
a short account of an incident in someone's life
to combine
fake
easily taught, led, obediant
anecdote
a short account of an incident in someone's life
consolidate
to combine
15 terms
Present Simple And Its Definitions
Present Simple- הווה פשוט
Regular Verbs - פעלים רגילים
Verb: Have/Has
Verb: To be
...
...
...
...
Present Simple- הווה פשוט
...
Regular Verbs - פעלים רגילים
...
10 terms
10 Simple Definitions for Anatomy.
Anatomy
brachial
antebrachial
nasal
This can mean anything from animals to human body.
The arm
The forarm
Nose
Anatomy
This can mean anything from animals to human body.
brachial
The arm
13 terms
Simple Year 9 Definitions
Alliance
Aristocracy
Capitalism
Colony
A friendly agreement between peoples, groups and countries.
The nobility or other privileged groups of a country.
An economic system where competition between sellers is encou…
A where one country sets up their own government in another c…
Alliance
A friendly agreement between peoples, groups and countries.
Aristocracy
The nobility or other privileged groups of a country.
34 terms
simple prepositions + definite articale
A+il
A+lo
A+l'
A+la
al
allo
all'
alla
A+il
al
A+lo
allo
14 terms
The Heart - simple definitions
Aorta
Pulmonary artery
Vena Cava
Pulmonary vein
carries oxygenated blood AWAY from the heart to the body
carries deoxygenated blood AWAY from the heart to the lungs
carries deoxygenated blood back from the body TO the heart
carries oxygenated blood from the lungs TO the heart
Aorta
carries oxygenated blood AWAY from the heart to the body
Pulmonary artery
carries deoxygenated blood AWAY from the heart to the lungs
12 terms
Simple Machines Terms and Definitions
pulley
lever
wedge
inclined plane
a simple machine that uses grooved wheels and a rope to raise…
a simple machine made up of a bar that pivots about a fixed p…
a sloped surface that moves
a flat, sloped surface
pulley
a simple machine that uses grooved wheels and a rope to raise…
lever
a simple machine made up of a bar that pivots about a fixed p…
30 terms
Simple Past Regular Verbs Definitions
unterrichten
fehlen
frühstücken
berichten
to teach
to miss/be missing
to eat breakfast
to report
unterrichten
to teach
fehlen
to miss/be missing
8 terms
Unit 1 Vocabulary Simple Definitions
question
evaluate
connect
visualize
*Ask questions to understand what I'm reading.... .
*Make judgments about what I read and explain why.
*Make connections between different things I read.
*Create a movie in my mind while I'm reading
question
*Ask questions to understand what I'm reading.... .
evaluate
*Make judgments about what I read and explain why.
12 terms
Simple Machines (Examples & Definitions)
lever (definition)
inclined plane (definition)
wedge (definition)
screw (definition)
a simple machine made of a rigid bar and a fulcrum
a straight slanted surface that is not moved when it is used
a moving incline plane, used to split; (two sloped sides posi…
inclined plane that is wrapped around a center rod
lever (definition)
a simple machine made of a rigid bar and a fulcrum
inclined plane (definition)
a straight slanted surface that is not moved when it is used
20 terms
Unit 12 Simple Definitions
adversary
aloof
bellicose
complacent
(n) enemy
(adj) unfriendly; distant
(adj) quarrelsome
(adj) smug
adversary
(n) enemy
aloof
(adj) unfriendly; distant
20 terms
Unit 11 Simple Definitions
alacrity
brood
chivalrous
confiscate
(n) eagerness
(n) offspring; (v) mull over
(adj) knightly
(v) take
alacrity
(n) eagerness
brood
(n) offspring; (v) mull over
19 terms
simple definitions; set 5
Rampant
inane
ethics
concu
fast spreading
foolish, ridiculous
set of principals, morals
to agree
Rampant
fast spreading
inane
foolish, ridiculous
20 terms
Unit 12 simple definitions
aesthetic
defunct
discomfit
espouse
visually appealing
nonexistent
frustrate
embrace
aesthetic
visually appealing
defunct
nonexistent
59 terms
Simple Terms/ Definitions
Hominid
Homo Habilis
Homo Sapiens
Neanderthal
primate of the family that includes humans and their fossil a…
Species of the tribe Hominini; "Skilled man."
Humans....
extinct species of human, around ice-age
Hominid
primate of the family that includes humans and their fossil a…
Homo Habilis
Species of the tribe Hominini; "Skilled man."
18 terms
6 Simple Machines Definitions and Examples
Lever - Definition
Ex: Levers
Screw - Definition
Ex: Screws
made up of a bar that turns on a fixed point or a fulcrum
light switch, seesaw, hammer, wheel barrow
an inclined plane wound around a cylinder
light bulb, drill, toothpaste cap and tube
Lever - Definition
made up of a bar that turns on a fixed point or a fulcrum
Ex: Levers
light switch, seesaw, hammer, wheel barrow
10 terms
Vocabulary Section 1 - Simple definitions
Ape
Dun
Fop
Gad
To mimic
To charge a debt
A man too concerned with clothes and appearance
To move about or travel aimlessly
Ape
To mimic
Dun
To charge a debt
10 terms
Vocabulary Section 2 - Simple Definitions
Amalgamation
Admixture
Eclectic
Catholic
A mixture of things
A mixture of things
Many different types of things together
Universal or comprehensive; wholly
Amalgamation
A mixture of things
Admixture
A mixture of things
30 terms
Adjectives describing people - simple definitions
helpful
tidy
organized
chaotic
likes to help people
keeps everything neat
keeps everything in its right place
finds it hard to stay organised - very messy
helpful
likes to help people
tidy
keeps everything neat
5 terms
Word Part and Simple Definition
Alto
Cirro
Cumulo
Nimbo
medium
wispy
heaps
rain
Alto
medium
Cirro
wispy
16 terms
Organelles simple definitions
Lysosomes
chloroplast
Golgi body
Ribosomes
4o different digestive enzymes
use sunlight to make energy
stack of flattened membranes... shipping and packaging center of…
make protein followed by coded messages from the nucleus
Lysosomes
4o different digestive enzymes
chloroplast
use sunlight to make energy
15 terms
Simple Machines-Definitions
Lever
Fulcrum
Load
Effort
A simple machine that uses the turning effect of a force.
Point around which a lever turns.
Resisting motion against which a lever works.
Force used to cause movement.
Lever
A simple machine that uses the turning effect of a force.
Fulcrum
Point around which a lever turns.
31 terms
Simple Geometry Definitions
Point
Line
Plane
Line segment
Locates a position in space. It has no length, width, or heig…
A series of points that form a straight path. It continues wi…
A flat surface that extends without end in four directions.
Part of a line consisting of two endpoints and all the points…
Point
Locates a position in space. It has no length, width, or heig…
Line
A series of points that form a straight path. It continues wi…
77 terms
Vital Signs-Simple Definitions
Wheeze: ... (Breath sound)
Rhonchi: ... (Breath sound)
Crackles: ... (Breath sound)
Stridor: ... (Breath sound)
High-pitched continuous musical sounds, usually heard on expi…
Low-pitched continuous sounds caused by secretions in the lar…
Discontinuous sounds usually heard on inspiration; may be hig…
A piercing, high-pitched sound heard primarily during inspira…
Wheeze: ... (Breath sound)
High-pitched continuous musical sounds, usually heard on expi…
Rhonchi: ... (Breath sound)
Low-pitched continuous sounds caused by secretions in the lar…
8 terms
Simple Machines - Definitions
Lever
Inclined plane
Pulley
Wedge
A simple machine that is made of a bar that is supported unde…
A simple machine that is a flat surface with a higher point a…
A simple machine that has a wheel and a rope
A simple machine that is used to push objects apart
Lever
A simple machine that is made of a bar that is supported unde…
Inclined plane
A simple machine that is a flat surface with a higher point a…
9 terms
simple definitions #7
amiss
brawl
detest
domestic
faulty, imperfect
a noisy fight
to hate, despise
native, servant
amiss
faulty, imperfect
brawl
a noisy fight
10 terms
Simple Machine Definitions
simple machines
pulley
lever
inclined plane
makes work easier for us by allowing us to push or pull over…
a simple machine that uses grooved wheels and a rope to raise…
stiff bar that rests on a support called a fulcrum, which lif…
slanting surface connecting a lower level and a higher level
simple machines
makes work easier for us by allowing us to push or pull over…
pulley
a simple machine that uses grooved wheels and a rope to raise…
197 terms
Simple Definition 1
Keen
Folly
Milieu
Capricious
Eager, sharp
Foolish
Social environment
Whimsical
Keen
Eager, sharp
Folly
Foolish
43 terms
[Exam] Simple Definitions
Emperor Sutoku
Toba
Go-Toba
Shirakawa
Son of Toba, wanted his son to succeed him, but his brother d…
during the initial years of his reign, the actual power was h…
Yoritomo forced Go-Toba to abdicate (two of Go-Toba's sons su…
first emperor to ostensibly retire to a monastery, continued…
Emperor Sutoku
Son of Toba, wanted his son to succeed him, but his brother d…
Toba
during the initial years of his reign, the actual power was h…
13 terms
Disease Detectives Simple Definitions
Bacteria
Viruses
Parasites
Protozoa
a member of a large group of unicellular microorganisms that…
is a tiny parasite which can infect living organisms. It can…
An organism that lives off or in another organism, obtaining…
are unicellular organisms and are often called the animal-lik…
Bacteria
a member of a large group of unicellular microorganisms that…
Viruses
is a tiny parasite which can infect living organisms. It can…
54 terms
DSM 5 Simple Definitions
Delusional Disorder
Brief Psychotic Disorder
Schizophreniform Disorder
Schizophrenia
Presents with delusions but no accompanying hallucinations... Mu…
1 day - 1 month... abrupt onset of: delusions, hallucinations, b…
1 month - 6 months... symptoms of schizophrenia present for sign…
6 moths+... delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech and b…
Delusional Disorder
Presents with delusions but no accompanying hallucinations... Mu…
Brief Psychotic Disorder
1 day - 1 month... abrupt onset of: delusions, hallucinations, b…
anthro 1 simple definitions
accent
dialect
variety
language
differences in pronunciation
language variety in which aspects of the vocab and grammar in…
used to refer to any distinct form of a language
an open arbitrary, conventional system of sounds used for com…
accent
differences in pronunciation
dialect
language variety in which aspects of the vocab and grammar in…
13 terms
simple Machine definitions
Machine
Work
Force
Plane
Something that makes work easier.
When a force moves an object.
A push or pull.
Any flat surface anywhere.
Machine
Something that makes work easier.
Work
When a force moves an object.
33 terms
simple nouns definitions
kerjaan
makanan
lamaran
latihan
work
food
application
exercise
kerjaan
work
makanan
food
10 terms
Simple machines definitions
Work
Power
Machine
Mechanical advantage
Using a force to move an object a distance
is the rate at which work is done
is a device that helps make work easier to perform
ratio of output force divided by input force.
Work
Using a force to move an object a distance
Power
is the rate at which work is done
6 terms
Simple Machines Definitions
lever
inclined plane
wedge
screw
a bar that pivots on a fixed point
a slanted surface
two inclined planes that come together at a sharp point or edge
an inclined plane wrapped around a column
lever
a bar that pivots on a fixed point
inclined plane
a slanted surface
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