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TOEFL Vocabulary: Basic Level
aggregation     Speak
 
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n.  
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several things grouped together or considered as a whole
watchfulness; wakefulness; process of paying close and continuous attention
weak-stemmed plant that derives support from climbing
small metallic piece sewn to clothing for ornamentation
watery fluid that circulates through a plant, carrying food and other substances to the various tissues; essential bodily fluid
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behalf     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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written work in a new form; edition; interpretation of a particular viewpoint
represent; advantage, benefit, interest of someone
something that completes, makes up a whole, or brings to perfection
very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency
structure erected to commemorate persons or events; memorial
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circumstance     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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resident; someone or thing who lives in a place
situation; condition; detail accompanying or surrounding an event
token of remembrance; memento; something of sentimental value
white or colorless vitreous insoluble solid
spacecraft designed to carry a crew into interstellar space
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compensatory     Speak
 
(4)
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showing a high degree of refinement
serving to compensate or as compensation; making amends; repaying
similar or equivalent; being of equal regard; worthy to be ranked with
now and then; from time to time; infrequently; irregularly
trivial; of little substance; involving a surface only
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current     Speak
 
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n.  
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tiny American bird having brilliant iridescent plumage and long slender bills
small rectangular free-reed instrument having a row of free reeds set back in air holes and played by blowing into the desired hole
stream; flow; up-to-date; present
soaking up; small absorbent contraceptive pad, used for bathing or cleaning
workplace for the teaching or practice of an art
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diplomacy     Speak
 
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n.  
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tact; politics; negotiation between nations
someone who flies a balloon
tune; pleasing succession or arrangement of sounds; poem suitable for setting to music or singing
term; half a year; a period of 6 months; one of two divisions of an academic year
situation; condition; detail accompanying or surrounding an event
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excursion     Speak
 
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n.  
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trip; usually short journey made for pleasure
student who continues studies after graduation
profession or occupation; individual’s work and life roles over their lifespan
sculpture representing a human or animal
understanding; grasping the inner nature of things intuitively
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flavor     Speak
 
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n.  
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tall pot in which coffee is brewed
shoulder firearm with a long barrel
society; a group of people living in the same locality and under the same government
distinctive taste; quality produced by the sensation of taste
watch worn on a band that fastens about the wrist
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husk     Speak
 
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n.  
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shell; outer covering; remove the husk from
tool; one used by another to accomplish a purpose; device used to produce music; legal document
state of poor nutrition
wonder; state of extreme surprise or wonder; astonishment
support; mainstay; vertebrate spine or spinal column
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journalist     Speak
 
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n.  
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writer for newspapers and magazines
worker; someone who works with their hands
vessel; large cylindrical container
small and economical car; small cosmetics case
someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person; generally ignorant person
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leisurely     Speak
 
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sparing; economical; costing little; inexpensive
unprincipled; immoral; without scruples
smooth; being such as to cause things to slip or slide
unclear; vague; lacking precise limits
unhurried; slow; taking abundant time
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nonfiction     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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writing that is not fictional
review; look back upon; remember
vessel; large cylindrical container
single seed of certain plants, as wheat; grain; small, hard particle
three-part novel; a set of three works with related subject
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parachute     Speak
 
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n.  
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small part of something intended as representative of the whole
separate religious body; faction united by common interests or beliefs
shortening something by omitting parts of it
unusual largeness in size or extent
rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall
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propellant     Speak
 
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n.  
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something that propels or drives forward
rhythmic rise and fall of words or sounds; beat
state of being lower than or not as good as
any form of art that borrows from multiple other styles
understanding; feeling; effect or product of perceiving
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reliability     Speak
 
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n.  
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distinctive taste; quality produced by the sensation of taste
trait of being dependable or reliable
common, coarse-grained, light-colored, hard igneous rock consisting chiefly of quartz; unyielding endurance
the smallest particle of substance, having all the properties of that substance
stairway whose steps move continuously on a circulating belt
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sequence     Speak
 
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n.  
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serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern
tool; one used by another to accomplish a purpose; device used to produce music; legal document
small room on a ship or boat where people sleep
small machine that is used for mathematical calculations
turning or twisting force
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spontaneously     Speak
 
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smooth and shining; reflecting luster from smooth or polished surface; plausible
special; characteristic; unusual; odd; bizarre
similar; in the same manner or to the same degree
thoughtful; marked by consideration or reflection; deliberate
without advance preparation; naturally
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stubborn     Speak
 
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unreasonably, often perversely unyielding; persistent; difficult to treat
act or state of giving out intense heat and light; luminous
surprising; shocking
robust; strong; energetic, and active in mind or body
widespread; far-reaching; wide
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trilogy     Speak
 
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n.  
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official approbation; endorsement; act of approving
suggestion without proof that someone has done something wrong
three-part novel; a set of three works with related subject
state of being confined; restraint within limits; any restraint of liberty by force
warm-blooded vertebrate having skin covered with hair
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utilization     Speak
 
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n.  
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union of interests, purposes, or sympathies among members of a group; accord
science dealing with the logic of quantity and shape
someone who operates an aircraft
variation; act of changing forms or qualities
state of having been made use of; the act of using
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