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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

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

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