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ajar
Partially open
bombard
to continually attack with great force
bough
a branch of a tree
collaborate
to work cooperatively with others
criticism
negative statements or opinions
diameter
a straight line that runs through the center of a circle or sphere. The width or thickness of something that is circular
duplicate
a copy, clone, double, to copy something exactly
epidemic
the quick spreading of a disease that affects many people at once
geologist
an expert in the science of the earth's structure and history
hustle
to hurry or move quickly; hurried action or motion
invalid
not true; not sound
irrational
not sensible or reasonable
maul
a heavy hammer or mallet; to beat or handle roughly
ointment
a greasy substance used to heal the skin or to make it soft
prevail
to succeed or win
reliance
trust, faith, confidence
signify
to indicate by sign, words or actions
stupefy
to stun, dull the sensed of;
to amaze
variation
a change; a different form
wondrous
wonderful
diminish
to decrease or make less; to
dwindle
goad
something that urges someone into action; to urge into action
heed
to pay attention to
insistent
holds attention; persistent
oppress
to crush or burden by abusing power; to burden physically or spiritually by abusing power