english vocab 13-16

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english vocab 13-16
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  1. aphonia
    a disorder of the vocal organs that result in the loss of voice
  2. aphonic
    voiceless or can wisper
  3. euphony
    an agreeable pleasing and harmonious sound
  4. eugenics
    the study of methods that improve genetic qualities through selective breeding
  5. eulogy
    a formal expression of praise
  6. intercede
    to act between parties in order to reconcile differences
  7. interject
    to insert abruptly
  8. interlude
    an intervening period or episode
  9. hyperacidity
    containing excessive acid
  10. hyperbole
    extravagant exaggeration
  11. autobiography
    a factual history of oneself
  12. autogamy
    self fertilization in plants
  13. autogenous
    originating within the body
  14. hydrophone
    an electrical instrument detecting or monitoring sound under water
  15. cacophony
    loud confusing disagreeable sounds
  16. phonology
    the study of the sound system of a given language
  17. eupepsia
    good digestion
  18. euphemism
    an inoffensive expression substituted for one that is offensive
  19. interstate
    involving and relating to mutual relations of states
  20. intradermal
    within the layers of the skin
  21. hypercritical
    inclined to judge too severly
  22. hypertrophy
    abnormal enlargement of a body part or organ
  23. autograph
    something written by ones own hands
  24. autocracy
    a political system governed by a single individual
  25. autocrat
    a tyrant or dictator
  26. megaphone
    phone-shaped device held to the mouth which projects sound of a human voice
  27. phonometer
    an instrument used to measure sounds for intensity or frequency
  28. polyphony
    music arranged in parts to accommodate several voices or instruments
  29. euphoria
    a feeling of great usually exagerated
  30. euphony
    an agreeable and harmonious sound
  31. intravenously
    within a vain, administered within
  32. inrastate
    relating to or existing within the boundaries of state
  33. intromit
    to insert or introduce
  34. hypertension
    a disorder in which blood pressure is sustain abonormally high
  35. hypodermic
    relating to or located below epidermis(skin)
  36. automaton
    a mechanical or apathetic act
  37. autonomy
    political independence
  38. autonomous
    a self governing state
  39. xylophone
    a percussion instrument with wooden bars that produces a chromatic sound
  40. phoneme
    one of a small set of speech sound that are distinguished by a particular language
  41. eurythmics
    an interpretation of harmonious bodily movements to the rhythm of musical opposition. (dancing)
  42. euthanasia
    a mercy killing
  43. euthenics
    the study of the improvement of human functioning for better living conditions
  44. introspection
    contemplation of your own thoughts, desires and conduct (self examination)
  45. introvert
    a person who tends to avoid social context, becoming preoccupied with their own thoughts
  46. hypothyroidism
    a glangeral disorder caused by insufficient production of hormones
  47. hypothesis
    concept not yet verified that would explain certain facts or phenomenons
  48. autonomic
    relating to or controlled by the nervous system
  49. autonym
    within ones self
  50. autopsy
    an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death

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