EC4 Word List
Set 10 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPronunciationPoSDefinition
10181anthropology /æn•θrə•pɑ•lə•dʒɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the study of human origins and the development of society
10182circulate /sɚ•kjʊ•lɛɪt/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to go round continuously
10183commodity /kə•mɑ•dɪ•tɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com something valuable, usually for sale
10184communist /kɑ•mjʊ•nɪst/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a political system in which individual people do not own property or industries and people of all social classes are equal
10185compensate /kɑm•pɛn•sɛɪt/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to give something to people who have lost something or done something for you
10186corruption /kə•rʌp•ʃən/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com actions that are illegal or morally questionable, often performed by a person in a position of power
10187gravity /græ•vɪ•tɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the force that makes things fall down towards the ground
10188intervene /ɪn•tɚ•viːn/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to get involved, to prevent trouble
10189limb /lɪm/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com leg, arm or wing
10190obscure /əb•skjʊə/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com not famous, unknown by most people; not easy to understand
10191pest /pɛst/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com an unwanted insect or small animal that eats plants or food supplies
10192pole /poʊl/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com a long, narrow piece of metal or wood, that is used to hold or support something
10193presume /prɪ•zjum/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to think that something is probably true
10194profound /prə•faʊnd/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com showing a lot of deep knowledge or thought
10195retrieve /rɪ•triːv/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to find and get something from somewhere
10196rotate /roʊ•tɛɪt/ v OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com to move or turn around a central point
10197slavery /slɛɪ•və•rɪ/ n OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com the state of being a slave
10198upward /ʌ•pwəd/ adv OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com moving toward a higher point or position
10199viable /vaɪ•ə•bl/ adj OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com able to be done; possible
10200whereby /wɛɚ•baɪ/ adv OUP CUP macmillan Longman macmillan Wiktionary Sentencedict.com by which; by that thing