EC4 Word List
Set 1 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPronunciationPoSDefinition
11acute /ə•kjut/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com very serious or severe; in maths: an angle < 90 degrees
12aggregate /æ•grɪ•gɛɪt/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com total amount
13array /ə•rɛɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a large group of people or things; a regular order or arrangement; in maths: a series of figures.
14comparable /kɑm•pə•rə•bl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com similar to another thing, so that it is reasonable to compare them
15continuity /kɑn•tɪ•nju•ɪ•tɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a situation in which something happens or exists for a long time without stopping or changing
16disturbance /dɪs•tɚ•bəns/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a noise or something that stops you from continuing what you were doing
17diverse /daɪ•vɚs/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com very different from each other
18emission /ɪ•mɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a substance, especially a gas, that goes into the air
19entity /ɛn•tɪ•tɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com something that is real
110fiber faɪ•bɚ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a thin, threadlike part of an animal hair or plant tissue; an artificial thread; body cells that form muscles and nerves; a food substance
111hierarchy /haɪ•ə•rɑɚ•kɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a system for organizing people or things according to their importance
112likelihood /laɪklɪhʊd/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the chance that something might happen
113methodology /mɛ•θə•dɑ•lə•dʒɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a system of practices, techniques, procedures, and rules that guide a discipline.
114migration /maɪ•grɛɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the process by which people or animals move to another place
115modification /mɑ•dɪ•fɪ•kɛɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a small change to a machine, system, or plan
116paradigm /pæ•rə•daɪm/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a set of ideas that are used for understanding or explaining something
117probe /proʊb/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a system or piece of equipment that is used to get information
118tumor tu•mɚ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a mass of abnormal cells that develops when cancerous cells divide and grow uncontrollably
119utility /ju•tɪ•lɪ•tɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com being useful; a public service such as gas, water, or electricity that is used by everyone
120validity /və•lɪ•dɪ•tɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com how true something is