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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

plateau, nevertheless, granite, criticize, residents, olive, limit, statue, analyze, critics, colonist, spanish, comedy, economic

_________ A person who is a founder of a colony.
_________ To consider and examine in an intellectual way.
_________ A evergreen tree, Olea europaea, cultivated since ancient times in the Mediterranean for its fruit and the oil obtained from it.
_________ A three dimensional work of art, usually of a person or animal, usually created by sculpting, carving, molding, or casting.
_________ Of, from, or pertaining to Spain.
_________ A group of igneous and plutonic rocks composed primarily of feldspar and quartz. Usually contains one or more dark minerals, which may be mica, pyroxene, or amphibole. Granite is quarried for building stone, road gravel, decorative stone, and tombstones.
_________ Pertaining to an economy.
_________ A funny play, song or scenario that is meant to elicit laughter.
_________ To restrict; not to allow to go beyond a certain bound.
_________ A largely level expanse of land at a high elevation; tableland.
_________ In spite of what preceded; yet.
_________ Plural form of critic.
_________ To evaluate (something), and judge its merits and faults.
_________ Plural form of resident.