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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

announcement, announce, pounce, pout, compound, outburst, encounter, outstanding, pouch, sprout, boundary, council, trout, outnumbered

_________ A sudden, violent expression of emotion or activity.
_________ A committee that leads or governs (e.g. city council, student council).
_________ One's facial expression when pouting.
_________ To leap into the air intending to seize someone or something.
_________ A small bag usually closed with a drawstring.
_________ Any of several species of fish in Salmonidae, closely related to salmon, and distinguished by spawning more than once.
_________ An enclosure within which workers, prisoners, or soldiers are confined.
_________ The dividing line or location between two areas.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of outnumber.
_________ To meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly.
_________ Prominent or noticeable; standing out from others.
_________ A new growth on a plant.
_________ To give public notice, or first notice of; to make known; to publish; to proclaim.
_________ An act of announcing, or giving notice.