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chapter 3

vocabulary chapter 3 critical anaylis

Exhortation an address or communication emphatically urging someone to do something
Metabolism the chemical processes that occur within a living organism in order to maintain life
Cunningly in a clever and deceitful way
Intervention the action or process of intervening
Strides walk with long, decisive steps in a specified direction
Contention heated disagreement
Revolution a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor of a new system
Serendipitous occurring or discovered by chance in a happy or beneficial way
Excess an amount of something that is more than necessary, permitted, or desirable
Advocacy public support for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy
Proponent a person who advocates a theory, proposal, or project
Accord give or grant someone power, status, or recognition
Preposterous contrary to reason or common sense; utterly absurd or ridiculous
Endowed give or bequeath an income or property to a person or institution
Edible able to eat
Destitute without the basic necessities of life
Marginalized treat a person, group, or concept as insignificant or peripheral
Tenacious tending to keep a firm hold of something; clinging or adhering closely
Palates the roof of the mouth, separating the cavities of the nose and the mouth in vertebrates
Audacity the willingness to take bold risks
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