EC5 Word List
Set 10 On Quizlet

10181bizarreadj/bɪ•zɑɚ/odd or strange
10182bucketn/bʌ•kɪt/an open container with a handle used to hold liquids
10183comman/kɑ•mə/a mark that shows you when to take a break in the middle of a sentence
10184deflectionn/dɪ•flɛk•ʃən/the action of making something move in a different direction
10185descriptorndɪs•krɪp•təra label; something that describes
10186enormouslyadv/ɪ'noɚməslɪ/extremely, by a large amount
10187factorialadj/fæk•toɚ•riːɚl/concerning factors or factorials
10188headquartersnhɛd•kwɔr•tərzthe main office of a company or organisation
10189herbicidenhɚ•bɪ•saɪda poison that kills weeds
10190levern/liː•və/a handle that one pulls to operate a machine
10191litern/liː•tɚ/an amount of a liquid equivalent to one kilogram of water
10192mercuryn/mɚ•kjʊ•rɪ/a heavy, silver-white metal that is used in thermometers to measure temperature; a planet
10193molen/moʊl/a small animal with dark fur that lives under the ground; a unit for measuring molecules
10194multinationaladjmʌl•taɪ•næ•ʃən•əlinvolving many countries
10195novicen/nɑ•vɪs/a person with little or no experience in a particular activity, skill, or subject
10196oxidizev/ɑk•sɪ•daɪz/to make something combine with oxygen; to rust
10197reactorn/riː•æk•tə/a device used to control the release of nuclear energy as a power source
10198swapv/swɑp/to trade or exchange
10199underneathadv/ʌn•də•niːθ/below or beneath something; under
10200watershedn/woɚ•tə•ʃɛd/a period of time during which important, significant changes take place