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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

central, office, society, spice, concentrate, scientist, divorce, succeed, replace, citizen, certain, justice, pesticide, ceremony, pacific, adjacent, prejudice, rice, cancer, circular, introduce, cancel, council, cement, ceramic, balance, necessary, advice, recently, concept, recent, accelerate

_________ Being in the centre.
_________ The legal dissolution of a marriage.
_________ Plant matter (usually dried) used to season or flavour food.
_________ One's stability and ability to stay upright and even.
_________ A ritual with religious significance.
_________ Happening a short while ago.
_________ Calm, peaceful.
_________ A building or room where clerical or professional duties are performed.
_________ Sure, positive, not doubting.
_________ A committee that leads or governs (e.g. city council, student council).
_________ Something understood, and retained in the mind, from experience, reasoning and/or imagination; a generalization (generic, basic form), or abstraction (mental impression), of a particular set of instances or occurrences (specific, though different, recorded manifestations of the concept).
_________ The state or characteristic of being just or fair.
_________ A long standing group of people sharing cultural aspects such as language, dress, norms of behavior and artistic forms.
_________ To cross out something with lines etc.
_________ To follow in order; to come next after; hence, to take the place of.
_________ A substance, usually synthetic although sometimes biological, used to kill or contain the activities of pests.
_________ An adverse judgement or opinion formed beforehand or without knowledge of the facts.
_________ A disease in which the cells of a tissue undergo uncontrolled (and often rapid) proliferation.
_________ Lying next to, close, or contiguous; neighboring; bordering on.
_________ To cause (someone) to be acquainted (with someone else).
_________ Of, or related to a circle.
_________ Needed, required.
_________ A person that is a legally recognized as a member of a state, with associated rights and obligations.
_________ To bring to, or direct toward, a common center; to unite more closely; to gather into one body, mass, or force.
_________ One whose activities make use of the scientific method to answer questions regarding the measurable universe.
_________ To restore to a former place, position, condition, or the like.
_________ A powdered substance that develops strong adhesive properties when mixed with water.
_________ Made of material produced by the high temperature firing of inorganic, nonmetallic rocks and minerals.
_________ In the recent past; newly; lately; freshly; not long since.
_________ To cause to move faster; to quicken the motion of; to add to the speed of.
_________ Cereal plants (Oryza sativa) of the grass family whose seeds are used as food.
_________ An opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel.