EC4 Word List
Set 7 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPronunciationPoSDefinition
7121adverse /æd•vɚs/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com negative or harmful
7122analogy /ə•næ•lə•dʒɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com comparing two similar things
7123basin /bɛɪ•sn/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a water container that is wider than it is deep
7124clarify /klæ•rɪ•faɪ/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to make something easier to understand
7125coherent /koʊ•hiːɚ•rənt/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com something logical and well-organized
7126controversy /kɑn•trə•vɚ•sɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com strong public disagreement about something
7127diagnose /daɪ•əg•noʊz/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to determine the cause of something by examination, usually an illness
7128execution /ɛk•sɪ•kju•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the act of killing a person as punishment for something
7129grid /grɪd/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a metal structure with bars that is used to cover a hole
7130justification /dʒʌs•tɪ•fɪ•kɛɪ•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a reason or fact that explains why something happens or exists
7131myth /mɪθ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a popular belief that is false or unsupported by fact
7132peasant /pɛ•zənt/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a person of low social status, usually who works on a farm
7133realm /rɛlm/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the area ruled by a king or queen
7134sketch /skɛtʃ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a drawing made quickly that lacks detail
7135strand /strænd/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com something that is plaited or twisted as a rope-like length
7136strategic /strə•tiː•dʒɪk/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com concerned with strategy
7137undermine /ʌn•də•maɪn/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to weaken or destroy something secretly and usually slowly
7138unify /ju•nɪ•faɪ/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to join or bring together
7139vein /vɛɪn/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com one of the little tubes that return blood from the body to the heart
7140wheat /wiːt/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a kind of grain that is used to make flour for bread