EC4 Word List
Set 1 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPoSPronunciationDefinition
11acuteadj/ə•kjut/very serious or severe; in maths, an angle < 90 degrees
12aggregateadj/æ•grɪ•gɛɪt/total amount
13arrayn/ə•rɛɪ/a large group of people or things; a regular order or arrangement; in maths: a series of figures.
14comparableadj/kɑm•pə•rə•bl/similar to another thing, so that it is reasonable to compare them
15continuityn/kɑn•tɪ•nju•ɪ•tɪ/a situation in which something happens or exists for a long time without stopping or changing
16disturbancen/dɪs•tɚ•bəns/a noise or something that stops you from continuing what you were doing
17diverseadj/daɪ•vɚs/very different from each other
18emissionn/ɪ•mɪ•ʃən/a substance, especially a gas, that goes into the air
19entityn/ɛn•tɪ•tɪ/something that is real
110fibernfaɪ•bɚa thin, threadlike part of an animal hair or plant tissue; an artificial thread; body cells that form muscles and nerves; a food substance
111hierarchyn/haɪ•ə•rɑɚ•kɪ/a system for organizing people or things according to their importance
112likelihoodn/laɪklɪhʊd/the chance that something might happen
113methodologyn/mɛ•θə•dɑ•lə•dʒɪ/a system of practices, techniques, procedures, and rules that guide a discipline.
114migrationn/maɪ•grɛɪ•ʃən/the process by which people or animals move to another place
115modificationn/mɑ•dɪ•fɪ•kɛɪ•ʃən/a small change to a machine, system, or plan
116paradigmn/pæ•rə•daɪm/a set of ideas that are used for understanding or explaining something
117proben/proʊb/a system or piece of equipment that is used to get information
118tumorntu•mɚa mass of abnormal cells that develops when cancerous cells divide and grow uncontrollably
119utilityn/ju•tɪ•lɪ•tɪ/being useful; a public service such as gas, water, or electricity that is used by everyone
120validityn/və•lɪ•dɪ•tɪ/how true something is