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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

starvation, varied, artifact, marathon, cartoonist, archeological, arid, harmony, chariot, caramel, armor, faraway, charcoal, hardship, carbon, archaic, charge, arc

_________ Relating to archeology.
_________ Impure carbon obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of oxygen.
_________ A curve.
_________ A condition of severe suffering due to a lack of nutrition.
_________ A general term for the prehistoric period intermediate between the earliest period ("Paleo Indian", "Paleo American", "American paleolithic", etc.) of human presence in the Western Hemisphere, and the most recent prehistoric period ("Woodland", etc.).
_________ Very dry.
_________ A two wheeled, horse drawn vehicle, used in Bronze Age and Early Iron Age warfare.
_________ Distant.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of vary.
_________ The chemical element (symbol C) with an atomic number of 6.
_________ Difficulty or trouble; hard times.
_________ An object made or shaped by human hand.
_________ Person who creates a cartoon or strip cartoons.
_________ A 42.195 kilometre (26 mile 385 yard) road race.
_________ A form of body protection that consists of a hard material that is worn around the vital areas of the body.
_________ Responsibility.
_________ A smooth, chewy, sticky confection made by heating sugar and other ingredients until the sugars polymerize and become sticky.
_________ Agreement or accord.