Lesson 3 Vocabulary

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    Abundance
    • (adj) more than enough; plentiful
    • (n) a great amount
    • (plenty of resources)
    • Antonym/Opposite - scarce
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    Arid
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    • (adj) having little or no rainfall; very dry

    • (the desert is arid
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    Distinct
     

    (adj) 1. not the same; different or seperate

    2. unmistakable; definate  
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    Graze
     

    (v) 1. to feed on growing grass

    2. to touch lightly in passing
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    Hectic
    (adj) full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion

    Antonym/Opposite - simple
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    Horde
     

    (n) a large group or crowd, especially one on the move
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    Humid
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    • (adj) having a large amount of water or moisture in the air
    • (n) the amount of moisture in the air

    Antonym/Opposite - dry
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    Incredible
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    • (adj) hard or impossible to believe; unbelievable
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    Inhabit
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    • (v) to live  in or on (to occupy

    (n) a person or animal that lives in a certain place

    Antonym/Opposite - tourist
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    Peninsula
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    • (n) a piece of land connected to a larger land mass, that juts out and is almost completely surrounded by water
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    Rural
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    • (adj) of or relating to the country and the people who live there

    • Antonym/Opposite - urban
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    Sanctuary
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    • (n) 1. a place of safety or shelter (refuge)

    2. protection offered by such a place

     
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    Slendor
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    • (n) magnificence; brilliance of appearance
    • (adj) very imprssive; magnificent (glory)
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    Squalor
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    • (n) filthy; misery

    (adj) dirty and unfit for living, especially as a result of neglect 

    Antonym/Opposite: elegance
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    Terrain
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    • (n) 1. an area of land; a region
    • 2. the surface features of a region
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