EC4 Word List
Set 8 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPoSPronunciationDefinition
8141acceleratev/æk•sɛ•lə•rɛɪt/to increase the speed or rate of something
8142accuratelyadv/ækjərətlɪ/correctly; exactly and without any mistakes
8143alliancen/ə•laɪ•əns/being joined or associated
8144bulkn/bʌlk/a big size
8145coordinationnko•ʊɔr•də•neɪ•ʃənorganizing people or things to make them work together effectively
8146cylindern/sɪ•lɪn•də/a shape or object with flat, circular ends and long, straight sides
8147deficiencyn/dɪ•fɪ•ʃən•sɪ/without something that is necessary
8148driftv/drɪft/to move slowly
8149executev/ɛk•sɪ•kjut/to kill someone as a punishment; to finish something
8150fossiln/fɑ•sl/a plant or animal that has become rock after many thousands of years
8151legitimateadj/lɪ•dʒɪ•tɪ•mɛɪt/being reasonable and sound
8152manipulatev/mə•nɪ•pjʊ•lɛɪt/to control something or someone
8153predominantlyadv/prɪ'dɑmɪnəntlɪ/in a way that is larger, greater or has more power than others
8154punishmentn/pʌ•nɪʃ•mənt/the act of punishing someone
8155rhetoricn/rɛ•tə•rɪk/the study of public speaking or writing techniques
8156sedimentn/sɛ•dɪ•mənt/the material that settles to the bottom of a liquid
8157stackv/stæk/to put one thing on top of another e.g. books
8158terminologyn/tɚ•mɪ•nɑ•lə•dʒɪ/specific words and expressions used in a particular field
8159theoristn/θiːɚ•rɪst/a person who forms new ideas
8160vegetationn/vɛdʒɪ'tɛɪʃn/plants