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bristle
(n)a stiff, short hair or fiber
(v)to have hair standing on end; to show anger; to be full of
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circular
(adj)forming, moving, or being like a circle, round; indirect
(n)a leaflet or printed advertisement meant to be given to many people
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coarse
(adj)low, common, or of poor quality; made of comparatively large parts; rough to the touch; using bad manners or rude language
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discard
(v)to get rid of or throw away
(n)something cast off or thrown away
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extreme
(adj)to the highest or greatest degree; exaggerated; farthest possible
(n)the highest, farthest, or greatest; one end of a range
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focus
(n)sharpness or clarity; the center of activity or interest
(v)to correct for sharpness and clarity; to concentrate
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grasp
(v)to take hold with the arms or hands; to take eagerly; to understand
(n)the reach of arms or hands; the power to reach or hold onto; understanding
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inspire
(v)to guide, excite, uplift, or encourage; to bring about or cause
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magnify
(v)to increase in importance, exaggerate; to make bigger
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marine
(v)related to or of the sea, sailing, or shipping; related to the seagoing branch of the armed forces
(n)a soldier who serves on a ship, a member of the U.S.Marine Corps
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quake
(v)to shake or move back and forth; to tremble
(n)a shaking back and forth or trembling; an earthquake
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troublesome
(adj)difficult; causing annoyance, bother, or worry
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Unit 12, Grade 4
Unit 12, Grade 4