EC5 Word List
Set 1 On Quizlet

SetNoWordIPAPoSDefinition
11archaeology /ɑɚ•kɪ•ɑ•lə•dʒɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the study of ancient societies by looking at old tools, bones and buildings
12calculus /kæl•kjʊ•ləs/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a type of mathematics used for calculating such things as the slopes of curves
13consciousness /kɑnʃəsnəs/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com awake, able to hear, see, and think
14corpus /koɚ•pəs/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a body; in linguistics: a body of words
15derivative /dɪ•rɪ•və•tɪv/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com something that has developed or been obtained from something else
16diagnostic /daɪ•əg•nɑs•tɪk/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com finding a problem, such as a physical or mental problem
17dialect /daɪ•ə•lɛkt/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a way of speaking a language that is used only in a particular area or by a particular group
18diffusion /dɪ•fju•ʒən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the movement of light in many directions
19fetal /fiːtl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com concerning a fetus, an unborn baby
110gradient /grɛɪ•djənt/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a measure of how steep a road is; in science: the rate of change of something such as temperature or pressure
111inference /ɪn•fə•rəns/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com an opinion that you form based on information you already have
112lateral /læ•tə•rəl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com on the side; moving sideways
113longitudinal /lɑn•dʒɪ•tju•dɪ•nL/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com going from the top to the bottom of something
114loop /lup/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a round shape
115morphological /moɚ•fə•lɑ•dʒɪ•kəl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the study of form and structure
116notation /noʊ•tɛɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a set of written signs or shapes that are used in music or mathematics
117partition /pɑɚ•tɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a wall, screen, or piece of glass used to separate one area from another
118periodic /piːɚ•rɪ•ɑ•dɪk/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com happening regularly, but not frequently
119residual /rɪ•zɪ•djʊəl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com concerning the last little bit, after the rest has gone or ended
120variability /vɛɚ•riːɚ•bɪ•lɪ•tɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the fact that something is not always the same; in statistics: the degree to which scores in a frequency distribution depart from the central value