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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

rotten, atlas, victory, mattress, difference, added, offer, customs, gallop, import, skinny, blizzard, ribbon, million, rather, lessen, seldom, understood, instead, fractions, industry, abnormal, selfish, progress, plastic, canyon, advance, illustrate, gather, practical, impact, interview, income, subject, effort, publisher, suffer, issue, slender, pressure, messenger, dispose, jagged, agriculture, public, gutter, kidneys, lesson, platform, embarrass, actually, signal, language, mistaken, method, contact, interest, champion, gallon, export, alphabetical, empty, discuss, expect, sandwich, ingredient, culture, admit, structure, influence, industrial, experiment, magnet, reptile, magnetism, summarize, opportunity, missouri, immigrant, common, restaurant, transmitter, customer, drastic, handsome, entrance, mathematics, festival, attitude, chapter, contrast, velvet, intense, master, differ

_________ To allow to enter; to grant entrance, whether into a place, or into the mind, or consideration; to receive; to take; as, they were into his house; to admit a serious thought into the mind; to admit evidence in the trial of a cause.
_________ A cold blooded vertebrate of the Class Reptilia.
_________ Preferably.
_________ The amount of work involved in performing an activity; exertion.
_________ Money one earns by working or capitalising off other people's work.
_________ Not conforming to rule or system; deviating from the usual or normal type.
_________ A unit of volume, equivalent to eight pints.
_________ The power to affect, control or manipulate something or someone ; the ability to change the development of fluctuating things such as conduct, thoughts or decisions.
_________ Thin; slim.
_________ Plural form of custom.
_________ A person who comes to a country to permanently settle from another country.
_________ Of things which have been comprehended.
_________ The property of being magnetic.
_________ The amount of force that is applied over a given area divided by the size of this area.
_________ Extreme, severe.
_________ To clarify something by giving, or serving as, an example or a comparison.
_________ Useful and unpretentious.
_________ The quality of being different.
_________ Having little flesh and fat; slim; slender; narrow; thin, generally beyond what looks beautiful.
_________ A patron; one who purchases or receives a product or service from a business or merchant, or plans to.
_________ To look for (mentally); to look forward to, as to something that is believed to be about to happen or come; to have a previous apprehension of, whether of good or evil; to look for with some confidence; to anticipate; often followed by an infinitive, sometimes by a clause (with, or without, that); as I expect to receive wages; I expect that the troops will be defeated.
_________ One who brings messages.
_________ A long, narrow strip of material used for decoration of clothing or the hair or gift wrapping.
_________ A hard, synthetic substance.
_________ Strained; tightly drawn; kept on the stretch; strict; very close or earnest; as, intense study or application; intense thought.
_________ An eating establishment in which diners are served food at their tables.
_________ The arts, customs, and habits that characterize a particular society or nation.
_________ An abstract representational system used in the study of numbers, shapes, structure and change and the relationships between these concepts.
_________ One of the main sections into which the text of a book is divided.
_________ A state of the United States of America.
_________ One who publishes, especially books.
_________ Holding one’s self interest as the standard for decision making.
_________ A cohesive whole built up of distinct parts.
_________ Infrequently, rarely.
_________ Rancid, of perishable items that have been overridden with bacteria and other infectious agents.
_________ A chance for advancement, progress or profit.
_________ A difference in lightness, brightness and/or hue between two colours that makes them more or less distinguishable.
_________ A proposal that has been made.
_________ A test under controlled conditions made to either demonstrate a known truth, examine the validity of a hypothesis, or determine the efficacy of something previously untried.
_________ The action of entering, or going in.
_________ A piece of material that attracts some metals by magnetism.
_________ Someone who has been winner in a contest.
_________ Unevenly cut; having the texture of something so cut.
_________ The force or energy of a collision of two objects.
_________ Someone who has control over something or someone.
_________ The position of the body or way of carrying oneself.
_________ To eliminate or to get rid of something.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of add.
_________ To bring forward; to move towards the van or front; to make to go on.
_________ A pad on which a person can recline and sleep, usually having an inner section of coiled springs covered with foam or other cushioning material then enclosed with cloth fabric.
_________ The fastest gait of a horse.
_________ In act or in fact; really; in truth; positively.
_________ In the place of something (usually mentioned earlier); as a substitute or alternative.
_________ Something brought in from a foreign country, especially for sale or trade.
_________ A snack formed of various ingredients between two slices of bread.
_________ A ditch along the side of a road.
_________ A section of learning or teaching into which a wider learning content is divided.
_________ To make less; to diminish; to reduce.
_________ A severe snowstorm, especially with strong winds and greatly reduced visibility.
_________ A formal meeting, in person, for the assessment of a candidate or applicant.
_________ The act of touching physically.
_________ A valley, especially a long, narrow, steep valley, cut in rock by a river.
_________ A form of communication using words either spoken or gestured with the hands and structured with grammar, often with a writing system.
_________ Something that transmits something (in all senses).
_________ The act of passing or flowing out; a moving out from any enclosed place; egress; as, the issue of water from a pipe, of blood from a wound, of air from a bellow
_________ An event or community gathering, usually staged by a local community, which centers on some theme, sometimes on some unique aspect of the community.
_________ To prepare a summary of something.
_________ A great attention and concern from someone or something.
_________ To humiliate; to disrupt somebody's composure or comfort with acting publicly or freely; to disconcert; to abash.
_________ Pertaining to the affairs or official affairs of all people, not just those of a private group; contrasted with private.
_________ Businesses concerned with goods as opposed to services.
_________ A raised stage from which speeches are made and on which musical and other performances are made.
_________ Dexterous; skillful; handy; ready; convenient; applied to things as persons.
_________ The cardinal number 1,000,000: 106. Ordinal: millionth.
_________ Plural form of fraction.
_________ Organs that clear out the waste in a body and excrete urine.
_________ Pertaining to, furnished with, or expressed by letters of the alphabet.
_________ To converse or debate concerning a particular topic.
_________ Of or relating to exportation or exports.
_________ The art or science of cultivating the ground, including the harvesting of crops, and the rearing and management of livestock; tillage; husbandry; farming.
_________ Devoid of content.
_________ The state of having won a competition or battle.
_________ A bound collection of maps often including tables, illustrations or other text.
_________ Not to have the same traits, characteristics.
_________ Past participle of mistake.
_________ An indication given to another person.
_________ Of or relating to industry, notably manufacturing.
_________ Mutual; shared by more than one.
_________ A process by which a task is completed; a way of doing something.
_________ In a clause: the word or word group (usually a noun phrase) that is dealt with. In active clauses with verbs denoting an action, the subject and the actor are usually the same.
_________ To undergo hardship.
_________ One of the substances present in a mixture.
_________ A closely woven fabric (originally of silk, now also of cotton or man made fibres) with a thick short pile on one side.
_________ To collect; normally separate things.
_________ A moving or going forward; a proceeding onward; an advance.