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calamity
An event that brings terrible loss, lasting distress, or severe affliction; a disaster: A hurricane would be a calamity for this low-lying coastal region
calculate
To make an estimate of; evaluate: calculating the team's chances of winning.
camouflage
Concealment by disguise or protective coloring.
candidate
A person who seeks or is nominated for an office, prize, or honor
canvass
A heavy, coarse, closely woven fabric of cotton, hemp, or flax, used for tents and sails.
capability
The quality of being capable; ability.
capacity
how much something can hold or carry
casual
Being without ceremony or formality; relaxed: a casual evening with friends.
cemetery
A place for burying the dead; a graveyard.
challenge
A call to engage in a contest, fight, or competition: a challenge to a duel
chemist
A scientist specializing in chemistry.
circuit
A closed, usually circular line that goes around an object or area
circumference
The boundary line of a circle.(peremeter of a circle)
citizenship
The status of a citizen with its attendant duties, rights, and privileges.
civilization
An advanced state of intellectual, cultural, and material development in human society, marked by progress in the arts and sciences, the extensive use of record-keeping, including writing, and the appearance of complex political and social institutions.