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entire
whole
continent
one of the seven main land areas on the earth
landscape
stretch of country or natural scenery
homeward
toward home
beyond
on the far side of
sledge
large sled
maneuvered
moved something carefully
snowmobile
motor vehicle for use on snow
throttle
lever or handle that operates the valve controlling the supply of fuel and air to an engine
eerie
weird, strange
parka
fur or cloth jacket or coat with a hood
eagerly
impatiently, excitedly
eerie
weird, strange
browse
to nibble and feed on leaves and other vegetation
belated
late
drought
long period of very dry weather
migrated
left a place and settled elsewhere
strung
tied or fastened
ecosystem
special group made up of living things and their surroundings
cycles
events that happen over in the same order
nutrients
things that nourish
fuel
anything that can be burned to give heat or power
consuming
destroying
smoldered
burned and smoked without flame
parachuting
jumping to the ground using an umbrella-shaped device
route
path, trail
latch
to fasten with a piece of metal or wood
disguised
made to look different
plump
chubby, rounded
cunning
clever, sly
embraced
hugged
awl
pointed tool used for making holes in leather or wood
penthouse
luxurious apartment built at the top of an apartment house
chauffer
person whose work is to drive a car for others
agent
person who is hired to do things or act in the place of another person
client
customer
limp
not stiff or firm; drooping
patchwork
made of pieces of cloth
worn
used
faded
slowly disappeared
textures
the patterns of threads in cloth; the thickness or feel of fabrics
masterpiece
a work or piece of art done with great skill; a great accomplishment
last
to remain in existence; to endure
vaudeville
stage show made up of different kinds of acts
attic
room or space just below a roof
finale
closing part of a piece of music or performance
glances
looks quickly
salvage
rescue or recovery of a sunken ship or its cargo
preserves
keeps; saves
documents
written records used to prove something
translate
to change words from one language into another
reef
ridge of rock, sand, or living coral located near the surface of the ocean
cargo
goods carried by a vehicle
galleon
large sailing ship with many decks
investors
people who lend money in the hope of making more money
ominous
threatening; unfavorable
port
place where ships arrive and depart
cockpit
open space on the deck of a boat, where a person can steer
towing
pulling by a rope or chain
tiller
bar used to steer a boat
harbor
place where ships may anchor and be safe
pierced
made a hole
timbers
pieces of wood that form a ship's frame