Unit 9 vocabulary

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Unit 9 vocabulary
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  1. Being like others of its kind.
    Typical
  2. A shortage.
    scarcity
  3. Clever; good at understanding what is needed and acting on it.
    shrewd
  4. Being the only one of its kind; belonging to only one person or group.  
    or
    The bottom surface of the foot or of a shoe or boot.
    or
    A flat fish that is caught and eaten for food.
    Sole
  5. Great pain or suffering
    or
    To cause pain or suffering.
    Torment
  6. Lacking water; thirsty.
    Parched.
  7. Something that is waited for; expected, or hoped for.
    or
    To look in the ground for valuable metals like gold and silver.
    Prospect
  8. A person who explores an area to look for valuable metals.
    Prospector
  9. In short supply; not plentiful.
    scarce
  10. A small village.
    Hamlet
  11. A large number.
    or
    One who greets and entertains guests and takes care of their needs at a party or restaurant.
    Host
  12. A feeling of doubt, uncertainty, or concern about what may happen in the future.
    Misgiving
  13. To make or become very dry.
    parch
  14. To show or prove to be true.
    or
    To approve or give one's agreement to.
    confirm
  15. Very far away in time.
    or
    Very far away; not near or close by.
    distant
  16. The length of the space between two places.
    distance
  17. A person who sets up something that lasts.
    or
    To sink below the surface of the water.
    founder
  18. Something that is helpful or useful.
    Advantage
  19. To make use of; to benefit oneself by treating others unfairly.
    take advantage or
  20. To surprise or amaze.
    Astonish
  21. Great surprise or amazement.
    astonishment

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