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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

hurricane, duration, purchase, curved, surf, jury, surface, burst, fur, curtain, survive

_________ A severe tropical cyclone in the North Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, or in the eastern North Pacific off the west coast of Mexico, with winds of 75 miles per hour (120.7 kph) or greater accompanied by rain, lightning, and thunder that sometimes moves into temperate latitudes.
_________ Having a curve or curves.
_________ A group of individuals chosen from the general population to hear and decide a case in a court of law.
_________ An instance of, or the act of bursting.
_________ Of a person, to continue to live; to remain alive.
_________ A piece of cloth covering a window to keep the sun from shining inside.
_________ The act or process of seeking and obtaining something (e.g. property, etc.)
_________ The up side of a flat object such as a table.
_________ Hairy coat of various mammal species, especially: when fine, soft and thick.
_________ An amount of time or a particular time interval.
_________ Waves that break on an ocean shoreline.