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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

spiral, boulder, sheriff, quality, obvious, involve, priority, orbit, shy, capacity, cluster, transfer, quantity, ought, pajamas, denied, tourism, dawn, clippers

_________ A curve that is the locus of a point that rotates about a fixed point while continuously increasing its distance from that point.
_________ To roll or fold up; to wind round; to entwine.
_________ Easily frightened; timid; as, a shy bird.
_________ A large piece of stone that can theoretically be moved if enough force is applied.
_________ To move or pass from one place, person or thing to another.
_________ The act of travelling or sightseeing, particularly away from one's home.
_________ Prior or antecedent in time, or preceding something else; as, priority application.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of deny.
_________ Clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in, usually consisting of a loose fitting shirt and pants.
_________ Easily discovered, seen, or understood; self explanatory.
_________ The ability to hold, receive or absorb.
_________ A group or bunch of several discrete items that are close to each other.
_________ A fundamental, generic term used when referring to the measurement (count, amount) of a scalar, vector, number of items or to some other way of denominating the value of a collection or group of items.
_________ Simple past of owe.
_________ A circular or elliptical path of one object around another object.
_________ To begin to brighten with daylight.
_________ Plural form of clipper.
_________ Level of excellence.
_________ An official of a shire or county office, responsible for carrying out court orders and other duties.