EC4 Word List
Set 6 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPronunciationPoSDefinition
6101absorption /əb•soɚp•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a process of taking a liquid, gas or substance into another substance
6102accumulate /ə•kju•mjʊ•lɛɪt/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to gather or acquire something so that you have more of it
6103amongst /ə•mʌŋst/ prep OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com in or through a group
6104articulate /ɑɚ•tɪ•kjʊ•lɛɪt/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to express yourself easily using language
6105circulation /sɚ•kjʊ•lɛɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the movement of blood through the body
6106conceive /kən•siːv/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to think of, or create, something new (e.g. idea, child)
6107decay /dɪ•kɛɪ/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to be slowly broken down by natural processes
6108donor /doʊ•nə/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a person or group that gives gifts or money to help support an organization or cause
6109likewise /laɪk•waɪz/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com in the same way, in addition to
6110liver /lɪ•və/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a large organ in the body that helps to absorb food and clean the blood
6111lung /lʌŋ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com an organ used to breathe
6112manipulation /mə•nɪ•pjʊ•lɛɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the act of controlling something or someone
6113maximize /mæksɪmaɪz/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to increase, or become as large or great as possible
6114metaphor /mɛ•tə•fə/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a figure of speech based on analogy
6115monetary /mʌ•nɪ•tə•rɪ/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com concerning money, often referring to a country's economic system
6116offspring /oɚfs•prɪŋ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the child of a person or the young of a plant or animal
6117plural /plʊə•rəl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com refers to more than one person or thing
6118replacement /rɪ•plɛɪs•mənt/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the act of putting something new in the place of something that is old, broken or missing
6119thermal /θɚ•məl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com with reference to some source of heat
6120valve /vælv/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a device along a pipe that can either open and allow something to flow, or close and block it