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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

exodus, ultraviolet, documentary, conifer, disgrace, transform, coffin, relative, rapidly, translucent, emperor, profits, regulate, bustle, monitor, nautical, agitated, presence

_________ A plant belonging to the conifers; a cone bearing seed plant with vascular tissue, usually a tree.
_________ The male monarch or ruler of an empire.
_________ To dictate policy.
_________ An oblong closed box in which a dead person is buried.
_________ Relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen; "nautical charts"; "maritime law"; "marine insurance".
_________ Of electromagnetic radiation beyond (higher in frequency than) light visible to the human eye; radiation with wavelengths from 380 nanometre 10 nanometre.
_________ An excited activity; a stir.
_________ To change greatly the appearance or form of.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of agitate.
_________ Of, related to, or based on documents.
_________ The fact or condition of being present, or of being within sight or call, or at hand.
_________ Someone who watches over something; a person in charge of something or someone.
_________ Plural form of profit.
_________ Relating to, being relevant towards.
_________ With speed; in a rapid manner.
_________ The condition of being out of favor; loss of favor, regard, or respect.
_________ Allowing light to pass through but scattering it as it does, to give diffuse images.
_________ A sudden departure of a large number of people.