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Chapter 9 Reading Vocabulary
accolade
assuage
Cacophony
Censure
an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
make (an unpleasant feeling) less intense.
a harsh, discordant mixture of sounds.
express severe disapproval of (someone or something), typical…
accolade
an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
assuage
make (an unpleasant feeling) less intense.
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Chapter 9, Reading 1 Vocabulary
access
challenge
heighten
affluent
(noun) admittance; a way of being able to use or get somethin…
(noun) a difficult task, goal, or problem. Example: Reading a…
(verb; heightened--adj.) intensify; to increase the amount, d…
(adj.) wealthy, rich; having a large amount of money and owni…
access
(noun) admittance; a way of being able to use or get somethin…
challenge
(noun) a difficult task, goal, or problem. Example: Reading a…
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Chapter 9, Reading 2 Vocabulary
motivation
envy
skip
pick up
(noun; motivated--adj.) inspiration; wanting to do something.…
(verb; envious--adj.) be jealous of; to want what someone els…
(verb) ignore; to not do something that is usual or expected.…
(phrasal verb) to lift someone or something from a low surfac…
motivation
(noun; motivated--adj.) inspiration; wanting to do something.…
envy
(verb; envious--adj.) be jealous of; to want what someone els…
Chapter 9- Reading 4
acquiescence
concession
measures
mob
(n.)... Agreement without protest
(n.)... Compromise
(n.) made preparations, to take steps
(n.)... military and civilian preparations for war... the act of as…
acquiescence
(n.)... Agreement without protest
concession
(n.)... Compromise
Chapter 9 Reading Vocabulary
accolade
assuage
cacophony
censure
an expression of approval
to make less severe
an unpleasant noise
disapproval
accolade
an expression of approval
assuage
to make less severe
10 terms
chapter 9 Reading Vocabulary
accolade
assuage
cacophony
censure
An expression on approval
to make less severe
Unpleasent noise
disapproval
accolade
An expression on approval
assuage
to make less severe
10 terms
chapter 9 reading vocabulary
accolade
assuage
cacophony
censure
an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
make less intense
unpleasant noise
disapproval
accolade
an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
assuage
make less intense
Chapter 9 Reading Vocabulary
accolade
assuage
cacophony
censure
expression of approval; praise
to make less severe
unpleasant noise
disapproval
accolade
expression of approval; praise
assuage
to make less severe
10 terms
Chapter 9 reading vocabulary
accolade
Assuage
Cacophony
Censure
Praise
To make less severe
Unpleasant noise
Disapproval
accolade
Praise
Assuage
To make less severe
Chapter 9 Reading vocabulary
Accolade
Assuage
Cacophony
Censure
Expression of approval
To make less severe
Unpleasant nose
Disapproval
Accolade
Expression of approval
Assuage
To make less severe
10 terms
Chapter 9 Reading Vocabulary.
Accolade
Assuage
Cacophony
Censure
An award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
make (an unpleasant feeling) less intense.
A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds.
Express severe disapproval of (someone or something), typical…
Accolade
An award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
Assuage
make (an unpleasant feeling) less intense.
10 terms
Real Reading 1: Chapter 9 Vocabulary
accept
each other
famous
fashionable
(verb) to allow someone to become part of a group and to trea…
(pronoun) one another
(adjective) known by many people
(adjective) something that is popular
accept
(verb) to allow someone to become part of a group and to trea…
each other
(pronoun) one another
10 terms
Chapter 9 Vocabulary Reading
Constitue
Default
Predominant
Prerequisite
To make up; be the parts of
To fail to do something required
Most common or most noticeable
Something required before hand
Constitue
To make up; be the parts of
Default
To fail to do something required
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Reading Chapter 9 vocabulary
Chronic
Pretense
Optimist
Alter
Continuing, lasting a long time , constant
A false show or claim
Someone who expects a good outcome
To change
Chronic
Continuing, lasting a long time , constant
Pretense
A false show or claim
12 terms
Reading Vocabulary Chapter 9
Access (N)
Challenge (N,V)
Affluent (Adj)
Disparity (N)
Way to get to something, admittance
To test something
Rich, wealthy
Comparing two thing, differences
Access (N)
Way to get to something, admittance
Challenge (N,V)
To test something
Chapter 9 Reading Vocabulary
Economic system
Traditional economy
Command economy
Market economy
a system of production, resource allocation, and distribution…
an original economic system in which traditions, customs, and…
an economy in which production, investment, prices, and incom…
economy in which decisions regarding investment, production,…
Economic system
a system of production, resource allocation, and distribution…
Traditional economy
an original economic system in which traditions, customs, and…
Reading Chapter 9, VOCABULARY
Anthropologist -- Anthropologist
Ethnocentrism
outlook
Aspect
person who study of human culture
way you feel about your culture
How you look out yourself
part of something
Anthropologist -- Anthropologist
person who study of human culture
Ethnocentrism
way you feel about your culture
chapter9 reading
edit
culture
communication
interact
you talk correct and make changes to it in order to improve i…
its own beliefs or way of life (N) ثقافة
sharing information with people,for example,by talking or wri…
you talk, spend time,or work together (V) تفاعل
edit
you talk correct and make changes to it in order to improve i…
culture
its own beliefs or way of life (N) ثقافة
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Real Reading 3 - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
activate
default
defective
endeavor
to turn on; begin
automatic
broken; doesn't work
something you plan to do
activate
to turn on; begin
default
automatic
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Longman Academic Reading 5 - Chapter 9
ethical
resolution
enforce
codes
related to right and wrong
an answer to a problem
to make something happen or force someone to do something
a set of rules to tell people how to behave
ethical
related to right and wrong
resolution
an answer to a problem
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Reading 5: Chapter 9 Vocabulary
dermal tissue
ground tissue
leaf
plant
A single layer of cells covering the outside of a plant. Like…
Makes up much of the inside of a plant. It carries out basic…
Their role is to collect sunlight and make food by photosynth…
Multicellular eukaryotes that are placed in the Plant Kingdom.
dermal tissue
A single layer of cells covering the outside of a plant. Like…
ground tissue
Makes up much of the inside of a plant. It carries out basic…
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Chapter 9: Reading, Vocabulary
Receptive field
Optic flow
Auditory flow
Topographic map
Region of the visual world that stimulates a receptor cell or…
Streaming of visual stimuli that accompanies an observer's fo…
Change in sound heard as a person moves past a sound source o…
Spatially organized neural representation of the external world
Receptive field
Region of the visual world that stimulates a receptor cell or…
Optic flow
Streaming of visual stimuli that accompanies an observer's fo…
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Chapter 9 Reading and Vocabulary Focus 3
a bomb
a close call
a false alarm
a firefighter
an explosive device
something bad that almost happens
a warning or signal about an emergency when there is no real…
a person employed to put out fires
a bomb
an explosive device
a close call
something bad that almost happens
33 terms
Chapter 9 Longman Academic Reading 3
access
challenge
curriculum
disparity
n. a way of entering or reaching a place; the opportunity or…
n. a new or difficult task that tests somebody's ability and…
n. the subjects that are included in a course of study or tau…
n. a noticeable and often unfair difference between people or…
access
n. a way of entering or reaching a place; the opportunity or…
challenge
n. a new or difficult task that tests somebody's ability and…
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Longman Academic Reading 2: Chapter 9
daunting
literacy
courage
sustainability
(adjective) scary, frightening, difficult
(noun) ability to read and write
(noun) bravery
(noun) ability to continue into the future - renewable
daunting
(adjective) scary, frightening, difficult
literacy
(noun) ability to read and write
Chapter 9 Reading 1
thug (n.)
menacing (adj.)
fan out (v.)
start (v.)
a violent criminal
being dangerous or possibly harmful
to spread apart or to cause (something) to spread apart
to move suddenly and quickly because you are surprised or fri…
thug (n.)
a violent criminal
menacing (adj.)
being dangerous or possibly harmful
Chapter 9 Vocabulary- Reading 6
Ter
Inter
Prefix-Sub
Subterranean
Earth
To burry
Under or beneath
Underground
Ter
Earth
Inter
To burry
Reading vocabulary chapter 9 and toward
Deftly
Poised
Condescending
Alert
Skillfully
Balanced; to hold in a steady position
To assume an air of superiority
Watchful
Deftly
Skillfully
Poised
Balanced; to hold in a steady position
11 terms
Chapter 9: reading vocabulary
Mortal
Grimacing
Affectionately
Superiority
Human
Ugly facial expression
Love, warmth
Higher in rank
Mortal
Human
Grimacing
Ugly facial expression
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Reading 883 Chapter 9
Austere (a)
Esoteric (a)
Facsimile (n)
Grotesque (a)
Very plain; without decoration or luxury; severely simple.... Ex…
Difficult to understand; intended for or understood by only a…
An accurate copy; an exact copy or reproduction.... Ex: He offer…
Strange-looking; distorted or striking inconsistent in shape,…
Austere (a)
Very plain; without decoration or luxury; severely simple.... Ex…
Esoteric (a)
Difficult to understand; intended for or understood by only a…
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INTO UAB Reading 4 Chapter 9 Vocabulary
aspect (n.)
barbarian (n.)
Underling (n.)
Addled (v.)
a part of a situation, idea, or problem
an uncivilized person
A person with a lower rank, position, or status
To make somebody unable to think clearly
aspect (n.)
a part of a situation, idea, or problem
barbarian (n.)
an uncivilized person
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Longman Academic Reading 1 - Chapter 9
consumer
worth the time
features
swapping
a buyer, someone who buys things
beneficial
characteristics
trading
consumer
a buyer, someone who buys things
worth the time
beneficial
20 terms
Chapter 9 Vocabulary (Read)
Rush-Bagot Agreement
Convention of 1818
James Monroe
Adams-Onis Treaty
limited naval power on the Great Lakes for both the united st…
set the border between the united states and Canada at 49 deg…
president that was elected in 1816
settled all border disputes between Spain and the united states
Rush-Bagot Agreement
limited naval power on the Great Lakes for both the united st…
Convention of 1818
set the border between the united states and Canada at 49 deg…
Chapter 9-12 Reading Vocabulary
Stint
Vagueness
Docilely
Priggish
amount of work or a certain amount of time
haziness of vision or understanding, not clear
teachable, with submission
narrow minded, smug, or overprecise
Stint
amount of work or a certain amount of time
Vagueness
haziness of vision or understanding, not clear
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LARS 2: Chapter 9 - Reading Three
affluent
demonstrate
famine
insurmountable
rich, wealthy
(verb) to show
lack or shortage of food
impossible to overcome
affluent
rich, wealthy
demonstrate
(verb) to show
11 terms
CPLC 3 Chapter 9 Reading 3 Vocabulary
stick with it
unaccountable
curriculum
outrage
(idiom) to continue to do something even though it is difficu…
(adj.) not able to be explained : strange or mysterious
(n.) the courses that are taught by a school, college, etc.
(n.) extreme anger : a strong feeling of unhappiness because…
stick with it
(idiom) to continue to do something even though it is difficu…
unaccountable
(adj.) not able to be explained : strange or mysterious
10 terms
LARS 2 Chapter 9 - Reading One
daunting
literacy
courage
sustainability
(adj) scary, frightening, difficult
(n) ability to read and write
(n) bravery
(n) ability to continue into the future - renewable
daunting
(adj) scary, frightening, difficult
literacy
(n) ability to read and write
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LARS 2 - Chapter 9 Reading Two
accomplishment
borrow
destiny
envision
(n) achievement, good work
(v) to get money from a bank or a person that you will pay back
(n) fate, what is meant to happen to you in your life, your u…
(v) to have a dream or goal or mission for the future
accomplishment
(n) achievement, good work
borrow
(v) to get money from a bank or a person that you will pay back
10 terms
CPLC 2 Chapter 9 Reading 1 Vocabulary
daunting
literacy
courage
sustainable
(adj.) tending to make people afraid or less confident : very…
(n.) the ability to read and write
(n.) the ability to do something that you know is difficult o…
(n.) involving methods that do not completely use up or destr…
daunting
(adj.) tending to make people afraid or less confident : very…
literacy
(n.) the ability to read and write
CPLC 2 Chapter 9 Reading 2 Vocabulary
shelter
(be) struck by
loan
transform
(n.) a place to live
(adj.) to be very impressed by or pleased with (something or…
(n.) an amount of money that is given to someone for a period…
(v.) to change (something) completely and usually in a good way
shelter
(n.) a place to live
(be) struck by
(adj.) to be very impressed by or pleased with (something or…
Chapter 9 Reading Assignment Vocabulary
Muscle Fiber
Skeletal Muscle
Smooth Muscle
Cardiac Muscle
Skeletal and smooth muscle cells that are elongated
cover bony skeleton, obvious striations, controlled voluntari…
found in the walls of hollow viscerd organs, such as the stom…
occurs only in the heart, striated, not voluntary, contracts…
Muscle Fiber
Skeletal and smooth muscle cells that are elongated
Skeletal Muscle
cover bony skeleton, obvious striations, controlled voluntari…
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CPLC 3 Chapter 9 Reading 2 Vocabulary
envy
take charge of
pick up
skip
(v.) the feeling of wanting to have what someone else has
(idiom) to take control of a situation
(phrasal verb) to lift (someone or something) from the ground…
(v.) to not discuss, read, do, or deal with (something) and g…
envy
(v.) the feeling of wanting to have what someone else has
take charge of
(idiom) to take control of a situation
33 terms
Reading D Chapter 9
access
challenge
curriculum
disparity
admittance
a test; something difficult to accomplish
program of courses
difference
access
admittance
challenge
a test; something difficult to accomplish
10 terms
reading vocab chapter 9
objectively
dialect
transition
persuasive
looking at all aspects of something, not making your opinion…
conversation that is within a story.
moving from one topic to another or one location to another.
able to make someone believe what you what them to
objectively
looking at all aspects of something, not making your opinion…
dialect
conversation that is within a story.
12 terms
Chapter 9: Academic Reading Vocabulary
Tortuous
Retort
Extort
Voluble
Not direct or straightforward
To respond critically or sarcastically
To wrongly or illegally force someone to comply with a demand
Talkative; given to rapid, abundant speech
Tortuous
Not direct or straightforward
Retort
To respond critically or sarcastically
Chapter 9 reading vocab
accolade
assuage
cacophony
censure
tribute; honor; praise
To make something unpleasant less severe
A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
Strong disapproval or official reprimand (n); to issue such d…
accolade
tribute; honor; praise
assuage
To make something unpleasant less severe
10 terms
Chapter 9 Reading Vocab
Accolade
Assuage
Cacophony
Censure
An expression of approval
To make less severe
Unpleasant noise
Disapproval
Accolade
An expression of approval
Assuage
To make less severe
Chapter 9 Reading
accolade
assuage
cacophony
censure
Expression of approval
To make less severe
Unpleasant noise
disapproval
accolade
Expression of approval
assuage
To make less severe
10 terms
Chapter 9 Reading Vocab
Accolade
Assuage
Cacophony
Censure
approval, praise
not that bad, decrease the pain.
unpleasant noise, noisy
disapproval, unhappy, not accepting of
Accolade
approval, praise
Assuage
not that bad, decrease the pain.
25 terms
Reading Vocab (Chapter 9)
administrative
allocate
approach
assign
(a) related to the work of managing or organizing a company o…
(v) distribute , give out
(v) access, in coming, come near to..
(v) to give SO about Sthing for their use
administrative
(a) related to the work of managing or organizing a company o…
allocate
(v) distribute , give out
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