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Vocabulary : Science Adjectives II (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

valid

  sound or logically convincing.

  evaporating rapidly or highly explosive.

  bony or having bones.

  allowing light to pass freely; clearly apparent.

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2.

viscous

  pertaining to a semi-fluid sticky consistency.

  pertaining to the sense of touch.

  putrid or causing putrefaction.

  slanting or indirect.

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3.

tertiary

  devouring all food; not fastidious.

  of the third kind.

  pertaining to poison.

  iridescent or displaying rainbow-like colors.

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4.

spatial

  dissolvable (in solvent) or solvable (of problem).

  pertaining to space.

  used as preventive for spread of disease.

  shining and shedding light.

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5.

repellent

  pertaining to disease.

  unattractive or repulsive.

  pertaining to the internal body organs.

  (of some body organ) capable of grasping.

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6.

pungent

  caustic or sharp in taste or smell.

  pertaining to theory; not practical or applied.

  of or from the side.

  incomplete or biased.

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7.

obtuse

  pertaining to seed or semen; germinal.

  elastic or having the ability to bounce back.

  of the third kind.

  between one and two right angles; blunt or dull.

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