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Unit 1 chapter 1-5

unit 1 chapter 1-5 vocab

arduous involving or requiring strenuous effort, difficult, and tiring
preserve to maintain something in its original condition or existing state
metabolism a chemical process that occurs within a living organism in order to maintain life
incentive a thing that motivate or encourages one to do something
trending change or develop in a general direction
disqualified ineligible for something
predictive reading making predictions while you read
advocate a person who publically supports or recommends a particular cause
feedback information about reactions to a product
resilient able to withstand or recover quickly from
pre-requisite a class that needs to be taken in order to precede to the next class
subservient prepared to obey others unquestioningly
accommodation a paper that helps a student with a learning disability get the help to pass a course
solitary done or existing alone
palate vertebrae on the roof of the mouth
syllabus a class guide line
transcript a paper with grades and overall G.P.A
pittance a very small or inadequate amount of money paid to someone as an allowance or wage
clairvoyant a person who claims to have a super natural ability
advocacy a public supports for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy
capital wealth in a form of money or assets owned by a person or an organization
destitute without the basic necessity of life
diligent having or showing care and conscientiousness in ones work or duties
default failure to pay on time
activist a person who campaigns to bring about political or social change
edible something that is able to be eaten
criteria a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided
depletion reduction in numbers
greenhouse gases a gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect by absorbing infrared radiation
climate weather conditions
accolades an award or privilege granted as a special honor
commencement to start fresh or new
Created by: jmumaw0829
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