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week one

cure a substance or treatment that cures a disease or condition.
ethnicity the fact or state of belonging to a social group that has a common national or cultural tradition.
habitat the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organism.
initiate cause (a process or action) to begin.
revival an improvement in the condition or strength of something.
scenario a written outline of a movie, novel, or stage work giving details of the plot and individual scenes.
shift a slight change in position, direction, or tendency.
abandon give up completely (a course of action, a practice, or a way of thinking).
assimilate take in (information, ideas, or culture) and understand fully.
confine keep or restrict someone or something within certain limits of (space, scope, quantity, or time).
exploit a bold or daring feat.
oblige make (someone) legally or morally bound to an action or course of action.
persist continue firmly or obstinately in an opinion or a course of action in spite of difficulty, opposition, or failure.
retain continue to have (something); keep possession of.
substitute a person or thing acting or serving in place of another.
suppress forcibly put an end to.
target a person, object, or place selected as the aim of an attack.
indigenous originating or occurring naturally in a particular place; native.
integral necessary to make a whole complete; essential or fundamental.
predominant present as the strongest or main element.
divorced from legally dissolve one's marriage with (someone).
in jeopardy danger of loss, harm, or failure.
in the face of meet (someone) face to face with hostile or argumentative intent.
wake - up call a telephone call made according to a prior arrangement to wake the person called.
annotate add notes to (a text or diagram) giving explanation or comment.
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