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TOEFL Vocabulary: Level 3
absenteeism     Speak
 
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n.  
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flower; blossom; the best time of youth; period of greatest prosperity or productivity
open the mouth wide with a deep inhalation, usually involuntarily from drowsiness, fatigue, or boredom
harmless form of the germs that cause a disease to prevent people from getting the actual disease
habitual not to appear, especially for work or other regular duty
inflammation of a joint or joints
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appropriation     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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grandeur; splendor; grand or imposing beauty
funding;  money set aside for a specific purpose
garbage; rubbish; worthless or discarded material or objects
disorderly accumulation of objects; carelessly discarded refuse, such as wastepaper
form of government; government in power; administration; prevailing social system or pattern
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camouflage     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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get rid of; settle or decide a matter; place or set in a particular order; arrange
exploit natural surroundings to disguise something; conceal
leave out of; keep out of; reject
infuriate; put into a rage; provoke to fury or madness; make furious
find; settle; determine or specify the position or limits o
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conceal     Speak
 
(4)
v.  
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form, plan, or arrange in mind; transmit or give by will
keep from being seen, found, observed, or discovered; secrete
guide; give individual instruction
dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards
grant; award; give qualities or abilities to
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cumbersome     Speak
 
(5)
a. or ad.  
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invariable; repeating; continually occurring; persistent
heavy; difficult to handle because of weight or bulk
in the beginning; at first
inconstant; variable; lacking control of one's emotions; constantly changing
helper, additional or subsidiary
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display     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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move or shift from the usual place or position, especially to force to leave a homeland
enclose; reach as an end of reasoning; make final determination; bring to an end
judge to be probable; form an opinion about; evaluate
exhibit; present or hold up to view; show; demonstrate; give evidence of; manifest
face; confront;  meet, especially unexpectedly; come upon
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enlightenment     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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the interdependent relationship between groups or species, often mutually beneficial
expression by a deliberate contrast between apparent and intended meaning; the witty language used to insult
hand tool for boring holes; hollow drill used to take core samples of soil, ice
honor or esteem; admire; aspect; detail or point
education that results in understanding and the spread of knowledge
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excessive     Speak
 
(8)
a. or ad.  
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inclined; lying face downward; having a tendency
extreme; inordinate; too much
every three months; in three-month intervals
having the ability required for a specific task
firmly or constant loyal; fixed or unchanging
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glean     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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judge to be probable; form an opinion about; evaluate
injure or hurt; become worse; affect negatively
eradicate; abolish; rule out
gather; collect; pick up
endure; put up with; bear; tolerate
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heighten     Speak
 
(10)
v.  
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harbor; treasure; treat with affection and tenderness; hold dear
force or drive back; disgust; offer resistance to; fight against
distribute; prepare and give out; deal out in parts or portions
enhance; hoist; raise or increase the quantity or degree of; intensify
have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
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jewel     Speak
 
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n.  
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gemstone; the costly ornament of precious metal or gem
a set of clothing, often with accessories; a set of tools or equipment for a specialized purpose
installing and repairing pipes and fixtures for water or gas, or sewage in a building
homesickness; bittersweet longing for things of past
end of something in time or space; result or outcome; conclusion
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malfunction     Speak
 
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n.  
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open the mouth wide with a deep inhalation, usually involuntarily from drowsiness, fatigue, or boredom
excitement beyond the bounds of sobriety; drunkenness; poisoning by a drug or toxic substance
failure; breakdown; faulty or abnormal functioning
highland; upland; relatively flat highland
health; hygiene; application of measures designed to protect public health; disposal or recycling of waste
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orchard     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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honors conferred for some notable achievement; credit
the exertion of strength or power, whether physical or mental, in performing an act or aiming at an object
garden; area of land devoted to the cultivation of fruit or nut trees
having power command or control; critically importance; some duty that is essential and urgent
jump; hop; place jumped over or from
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personnel     Speak
 
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n.  
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group of people willing to obey orders
estimate; a sum of money allocated for a particular purpose
gathering, especially one intended to inspire enthusiasm for a cause; reassembling, of troops
homesickness; bittersweet longing for things of past
lack of proper respect; disrespectful act or remark
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radical     Speak
 
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a. or ad.  
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drastic; extreme; arising from or going to a root or source; basic
full of loud and nonmusical sounds; clamorous
eating or feeding on flesh; predatory
habitually moving from place to place, especially in search of seasonal work; wandering
highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
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relieve     Speak
 
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v.  
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exert; put into service; avail oneself to;
free from a burden; alleviate; save from ruin
expose to radiation; cast rays of light upon
do something that cannot be changed; cause to be admitted
give off; send out; give out as a sound
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seclude     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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float; moving aimlessly; wander
quiet or bring under control by physical force or persuasion; make less intense; tone down
give a reduction in price on
dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards
isolate; separate; keep away from others
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substantive     Speak
 
(18)
a. or ad.  
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easily managed or controlled; governable; easily handled or worked; docile
essential; not imaginary; actual or real
flat; level; parallel to or in a baseline
following in time or order; succeeding; later
having a pale or sickly color; unnaturally pale, as from physical or emotional distress
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symphony     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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fortress; a fortified place which people could go for shelter during a battle
heavy, loosely woven fabric, usually of wool, and having a nap, used in bed clothing
the fine granular substance produced in flowers; fine bran or flour
large orchestra; harmony, especially of sound or color
gift; donation; funds or property donated to an individual or group
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upgrade     Speak
 
(20)
v.  
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keep; maintain possession of;  hire by payment of a fee; keep in mind; remember
make a copy of, usually with the intent to defraud; forge
jump lightly; hop; bypass
raise to a higher grade or standard; advance
fall or drawback; withdraw or retire; slope backward
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