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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

refuse, dinosaur, tedious, prehistoric, timeline, cedar, funeral, frequently, ideals, unified, socialism, preserved, alien, egypt, bravery, plague, spacecraft, nomad, related, stamen, mason, rotor, genes, pocahontas, results, obedient, ecosystem, lifetime, likely, based, ireland, unique, rebuild, stonehenge, noted, thriving, overseer, fiber, legal, widespread, reform, deforestation, luminous

_________ Boring, monotonous, time consuming.
_________ A member of a group of people who, having no fixed home, move around seasonally in search of food, water and grazing etc.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of preserve.
_________ One who oversees or supervises. A supervisor.
_________ Standing in relation or connection.
_________ Famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated.
_________ At frequent intervals.
_________ A person, animal, plant or other thing which is from outside the family, group, organization, or territory under consideration.
_________ Probable; having a greater than even chance of occurring.
_________ A system formed by an ecological community and its environment that functions as a unit.
_________ A rotating part of a mechanical device, for example in an electric motor, generator, alternator or pump.
_________ Emitting light; glowing brightly.
_________ Plural form of ideal.
_________ Any of various political philosophies that support social and economic equality, collective decision making, and public control of productive capital and natural resources, as advocated by socialists.
_________ Being the only one of its kind; unequaled, unparalleled or unmatched.
_________ A coniferous tree of the genus Cedrus in the coniferous plant family Pinaceae.
_________ Being brave, courageousness.
_________ To build again.
_________ A graphical representation of a chronological sequence of events (past or future); a chronology.
_________ The duration of the life of someone or something.
_________ The chromosomal information, a living thing's genome.
_________ The pestilent disease "Plague", caused by the virulent bacterium Yersinia pestis and mostly known by its variant form bubonic plague.
_________ A Native American woman who married an Englishman, John Rolfe, and became a celebrity in London in the last year of her life.
_________ A single elongated piece of a given material, roughly round in cross section, often twisted with other fibers to form thread.
_________ An ancient group of standing stones on Salisbury Plain, in Wiltshire, England.
_________ The process of destroying a forest and replacing it with something else, especially by an agricultural system.
_________ Affecting a large area (e.g. the entire land or body); broad in extent.
_________ A country in North Africa. Official name: Arab Republic of Egypt.
_________ Plural form of result.
_________ Amendment of what is defective, vicious, corrupt, or depraved; reformation; as, reform of elections; reform of government.
_________ A vehicle that travels through space.
_________ Founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms.
_________ Any of various extinct reptiles belonging to the Dinosauria, existing between about 230 million and 65 million years ago.
_________ In flowering plants, the structure in a flower that produces pollen, typically consisting of an anther and a filament.
_________ A large island in northwest Europe.
_________ Willing to comply with the commands, orders, or instructions of those in authority.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of unify.
_________ Being related to a ceremony in honor of a deceased person.
_________ One whose occupation is to build with stone or brick; also, one who prepares stone for building purposes.
_________ Of relating to the epoch before written record.
_________ Discarded, rejected.
_________ That thrives; successful; flourishing or prospering.
_________ Relating to the law or to lawyers, as in legal profession.