EC4 Word List
Set 8 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPronunciationPoSDefinition
8141accelerate /æk•sɛ•lə•rɛɪt/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to increase the speed or rate of something
8142accurately /ækjərətlɪ/ adv OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com correctly; exactly and without any mistakes
8143alliance /ə•laɪ•əns/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com being joined or associated
8144bulk /bʌlk/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a big size
8145coordination ko•ʊɔr•də•neɪ•ʃən n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com organizing people or things to make them work together effectively
8146cylinder /sɪ•lɪn•də/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a shape or object with flat, circular ends and long, straight sides
8147deficiency /dɪ•fɪ•ʃən•sɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com without something that is necessary
8148drift /drɪft/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to move slowly
8149execute /ɛk•sɪ•kjut/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to kill someone as a punishment; to finish something
8150fossil /fɑ•sl/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a plant or animal that has become rock after many thousands of years
8151legitimate /lɪ•dʒɪ•tɪ•mɛɪt/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com being reasonable and sound
8152manipulate /mə•nɪ•pjʊ•lɛɪt/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to control something or someone
8153predominantly /prɪ'dɑmɪnəntlɪ/ adv OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com in a way that is larger, greater or has more power than others
8154punishment /pʌ•nɪʃ•mənt/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the act of punishing someone
8155rhetoric /rɛ•tə•rɪk/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the study of public speaking or writing techniques
8156sediment /sɛ•dɪ•mənt/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the material that settles to the bottom of a liquid
8157stack /stæk/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to put one thing on top of another e.g. books
8158terminology /tɚ•mɪ•nɑ•lə•dʒɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com specific words and expressions used in a particular field
8159theorist /θiːɚ•rɪst/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a person who forms new ideas
8160vegetation /vɛdʒɪ'tɛɪʃn/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com plants