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Words of the Week

TermDefinition
Authority The power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforce obedience
Consistent A person, behavior, or process unchanging in achievement or effect over a period of time
Principle A fundamental truth or proposition that serves as the foundation for a system of belief or behavior for a chain of reasoning
Evaluation The making of a judgement about the amount, number, or value of something; assessment
Primary Occurring first in time or sequence
Distinction A difference or contrast between similar things or people
Compensation Something, typically money, awarded to someone as a recompense for loss, injury, or suffering
Correponding Similar in character, form, or function
Specified Identify clearly and definitely
Integrity The quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness
Ethic A set of moral principles, especially ones relating to or affirming to a specified group, field, or form of conduct
Professional Of, relating to, or connected with a profession
Persistent Continuing firmly or obstinately in spite of difficulty or oppostion
Capacity The ability or power to do, experience or, understand something
Motivation The reason or reasons one has for acting or behaving in a particular way
Enhanced Intensify, increase, or further improve the quality, value, or extent of
Explicit Stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion or doubt
Rational Based on or in accordance with reason or logic
Dynamic Characterized by constant change, activity, or progress
Inferred Deduce or conclude (information) from evidence and reasoning rather than from explicit statements
Interventiion The action or process of intervening
Conformity Compliance with standards, rules, or laws
Intensity The quality of being intense
Radical Relating to or affecting the fundamental nature of something; far-reaching or thororugh
Complied Act in accordance with a wish or command
Reluctant Unwilling and hesitant; disinclined
Encountered Unexpectedly experience or be faced with something difficult or hostile
Adjacent Next to or adjoining something else
Odd Different from what is usual or expected; strange
Invoked Cite or appeal to (someone or something) as an authority for an action or in support of an argument
Complex Consisting of many different and connected parts
Detained Keep (someone) in official custody, typically for questioning about a crime or in politically sensitive situations
Pride A feeling or deep pleasure or satisfaction derived from one's own acchievements
Circumstances A fact or condition connected with or relevant to an event
Maximum As great, high, or intense as possible or permitted
Validity The quality of being logically or factually sound; soundness or coegency
Assessment The evaluation or estimation of the nature, quality, or ability of someone or something
Income Money received, especially on a regular basis, for work or through invesrments
Interpretation An act of interpreting or explaining what is obscure
Concentration the act or power of focusing one's attention or mental effort
Obvious Easily percieved
Promote Further the progress of (something, especially a cause, venture, or aim); support or actively encourage
Adequate Acceptable and/or satisfactory
Domestic Of or relating to the running of a home or to family relations
Parameters A numerical or other measurable factor forming one of a set that defines a system or sets the conditions of its operation
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