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Vocabulary : Science Nouns I (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

cistern

  reservoir or tank for water.

  ointment that helps in soothing pain.

  tree bearing fruit-cones.

  exhalation affecting smell.

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2.

dichotomy

  opposite statement or position turned round.

  division into two classes.

  degeneration; humiliation.

  point in orbit farthest from earth or climax.

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3.

delirium

  substance formed by decay of organic material.

  working of the brain or thought.

  resemblance to remote ancestors than parents.

  confused state of mind.

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4.

discrepancy

  failure to tally or lack of consistency.

  unit for measuring weight of gems and purity of gold.

  deficiency of red blood corpuscles.

  united mass or coalition.

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5.

centrifuge

  defect in eye or lens preventing proper focusing.

  machine to separate substances by spinning.

  science dealing with sound.

  wasting away.

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6.

atavism

  collarbone.

  mutual relation.

  resemblance to remote ancestors than parents.

  tree bearing fruit-cones.

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7.

asteroid

  sharp-edged tool used for cutting.

  small planet.

  mutual relation.

  continuous flow or series of changes.

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