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Vocabulary : Science Adjectives II (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

prehensile

  (of some body organ) capable of grasping.

  used as preventive for spread of disease.

  pertaining to sugar or sweet.

  elastic or having the ability to bounce back.

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2.

somatic

  pertaining to seed or semen; germinal.

  inert or at rest.

  partly transparent or allowing some light to pass.

  pertaining to the body or physical.

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3.

pathological

  pertaining to the lungs.

  short-sighted or lacking foresight.

  pertaining to disease.

  at the same time or simultaneous.

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4.

osseous

  short-sighted or lacking foresight.

  opalescent or displaying rainbow-like colors.

  penetrable or allowing fluids to pass through.

  bony or having bones.

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5.

iridescent

  pertaining to a semi-fluid sticky consistency.

  opalescent or displaying rainbow-like colors.

  pertaining to the body or physical.

  stubborn or rebellious.

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6.

malleable

  motionless or unchanging.

  capable of being shaped by hammering or pliable.

  exact or accurate.

  pertaining to heat.

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7.

unique

  without parallel or equal; one of its kind.

  pertaining to the body or physical.

  corrosive as acid or sarcastic.

  evaporating rapidly or highly explosive.

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