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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

applies, consists, observable, mosquito, oppress, productive, mollusk, cathedral, petroleum, troublesome, statistical, propose, procedure, cocoon, molasses, topography, production, terrain, assure

_________ To make sure and secure.
_________ The silky protective case spun by the larvae of some insects and moths in which they metamorphose, the pupa.
_________ Third person singular simple present indicative form of apply.
_________ Able to be observed.
_________ The act of producing.
_________ Capable of producing something, especially in abundance; fertile.
_________ Of or pertaining to statistics.
_________ A thick brownish syrup produced in the refining of raw sugar.
_________ Plural form of consist.
_________ A single, distinctive rock formation; an area having a preponderance of a particular rock or group of rocks.
_________ A particular method for performing a task.
_________ To keep down by force.
_________ A big church building, central place for some area.
_________ To suggest a plan or course of action.
_________ A small flying insect of the family Culicidae, known for biting and sucking blood, leaving an itching bump on the skin. However, only the female of the species bites animals and humans. They are known to carry diseases like malaria and yellow fever.
_________ A type of shellfish contained between two shells.
_________ A flammable liquid ranging in color from clear to very dark brown and black, consisting mainly of hydrocarbons, occurring naturally in deposits under earth surface.
_________ A precise description of a place.
_________ Giving trouble or anxiety; vexatious; burdensome; wearisome.