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abate
v. to become weaker; to decrease.

adj. Showing no sign of weakening; showing no decrease
acknowledge
acknowledged
v. 1. To admit the existence of.

2. To express recognition or thanks for.

adj. Commonly accepted or recognized.
agent
n. 1. a person who acts or does business for another.

2. Something that brings about a result
authority
n. 1. The right to give orders, make decisions, or take action

2. An expert source of information.
devastate
devastating
devastation
v. To ruin or destroy completely.

adj. Causing destruction.

n. Great destruction.
epidemic
n. The rapid spreading of a disease to many people at one time.

adj. Spreading rapidly as a disease over a wide area.
estimate
n. A number that is not exact; a careful guess.

v. To figure out roughly; to make an approximate calculation.
evict
v. To force out of property by taking legal action.
impartial
adj. Not favoring one side more than another; fair.
industrious
adj. Hardworking; not lazy.
infuriate
v. To make very angry.
irrelevant
adj. Having nothing to do with the subject.
precise
adj. Exact; accurate.
sham
n. Something fake or false.

adj. Not genuine; fake.

v. To pretend.
trek
n. A long, slow, and difficult journey.

v. To travel slowly and with difficulty.