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Lesson 1

Terms

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agriculture
the science, art, or occupation concerned with cultivating land, raising crops, and feeding, breeding, and raising live stock (farming)
atheistic
pertaining to or characteristc of athesists or athesim
aquarelle
a water color; a wait to paint using water colors throught stancils
alto
the lowest female voice or the highest male voice
appellation
a name, title, or designation; the act of naming
antediluvian
before the flood, pertaining to the time before the flood
annual
of, for, or pertaining to a year; yearly
albino
a person with pale skin, light hair, pinkish eyes b/c inability to produce the pigment melanin
aquarium
a glass-sided tank, bowl in which fish or other living aquatic animals or plants are kept
altitude
the height of anything above a given planetary reference plane (above sea level)
altimeter
a sensitive aneriod barometer that is graduated and calibarted; usally used in aircraft
albescent
becoming white; whitish
ample
fully sufficent or more than adequate for the purpose or needs; plentiful; enough
abrade
to wear off or down by scraping or rubbing to scape off
antemeridian
ocurring before noon / pertaining to the forenoon
aquaculture
the cultivation of aquatic animals plants in natural or controlled marine (underwater agriculture)
alien
a resident born in or belonging to another country who has not acquired ciztenship
alias
a false name used to conceal one's identity; an assumed name
addend
any of a group of numbers or terms added together to form a sum
annuity
a specified income payable at started intervals for a fixed or a contingent period (installments of payments)
antebellum
before or existing before the war esp. civil war
aviary
a large cage or a house enclousure in which birds are kept
amicable
characterized by or showing goodwill; friendly; peaceable
antenatal
prenatal; occurring before birth
abscond
to depart in a sudden and secret manner
amity
friendship; peaceful harmony
armaments
the arms and equiments with which a military unit or military apparatus is supplied
antiquity
the quality of being ancient; ancientss; the period of history before Middle Ages
alibi
the defence by an accused of having been elsewhere at the time an alleged offense was committed
antemortem
confession before death
amorous
inclined or disposed to love; showing or expressing love; being in love
anitque
of or belonging to the past; not modern; fashion or style of an earlier period
ambulatory
capable of walking; adapted for walking
absent
not in a certain place at a given time; away, missing, lacking, nonexistent
antiquarian
pertaining to antiquaries or the study of antiquites
aquatic
pertaining to water
agrarian
relating to land, or the division of landed property
amoral
not involving questions of right or wrong; without moral quality
animated
full of life, action, or spirit; lively; vigorous
antecedent
a precending circumstance, event, object, style, phenomenon

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