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AWL Sublist #7

Academic Word List - Sublist #07 - 60 Entery

QuestionAnswer
adaptation the process of changing as a result of something
adults physically mature organisms
advocate a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
aid the work of caring for or attending to someone or something
channel a television station and its programs
chemical relating to chemistry
classical of or characteristic of a form or system felt to be of first significance before modern times
comprehensive including all or everything
comprise include or contain
confirmed verified or ratified
contrary a relation of direct opposition
converted changed to something new or different
couple a pair who associate with one another; two of the same objects
decades periods of ten years
definite known for certain, precise
deny refuse to accept or believe, declare untrue
differentiation a discrimination between things as different and distinct
disposal the act or means of getting rid of something
dynamic characterized by action or forcefulness or force of personality
eliminate terminate or take out
empirical derived from experiment and observation rather than theory
equipment tools needed for an undertaking or to perform a service
extract obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action
file a set of related records (either written or electronic) kept together
finite bounded or limited in size or volume
foundation lowest support of a structure
global involving the entire earth
grade assign a rank or rating to
guarantee a pledge that something will happen or that something is true
hierarchical in order of rank or authority
identical exactly alike
ideology system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
inferred derived by reasoning; implied as a conclusion
innovation a creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation
insert put or introduce into something
intervention to interfere in order to alter a specific behavior
isolated remote and separate physically or socially
media term applied to agencies of mass communication, such as newspapers, magazines, and telecommunications
mode how something is done or how it happens
paradigm the generally accepted perspective of a particular discipline at a given time
phenomenon Any unusual occurrence
priority status established in order of importance or urgency
prohibited forbidden by law
publication a copy of a printed work offered for distribution
quotation a passage or expression that is quoted or cited
release the act of liberating someone or something
reverse turning in the opposite direction
simulation an imitation of a possible situation
solely without any others being included or involved
somewhat to a small degree or extent
submitted presented for approval
successive in regular succession without gaps
survive continue to live
thesis an unproved statement put forward as a premise in an argument
topic the subject matter of a conversation or discussion
transmission something that is transmitted; the assembled parts in a vehicle that transfer power from the engine to axles
ultimately in the end
unique the single one of its kind
visible perceptible especially by the eye
voluntary of your own free will or design
Created by: mhsamei