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Vocabulary : Science Nouns I (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

cistern

  defect in eye or lens preventing proper focusing.

  collection of stars or brilliant personalities.

  confused state of mind.

  reservoir or tank for water.

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2.

conduit

  reduction in size.

  drug or treatment preventing infection.

  maker of maps.

  channel for fluid flow or aqueduct.

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3.

delta

  attrition by rubbing or disagreement.

  maker of maps.

  small pricking tool for piercing holes.

  triangular tract of mud or sand at river's mouth.

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4.

effluvium

  maker of maps.

  exhalation affecting smell.

  conjecture or logical projection beyond range.

  channel for fluid flow or aqueduct.

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5.

catalyst

  correspondence or harmonious relation.

  swirling motion of water or air.

  agent to speed up chemical reaction without it changing.

  mixture of things sticking together in a mass.

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6.

emollient

  collarbone.

  application that helps soothe or soften.

  secret code used to encrypt messages.

  deficiency of red blood corpuscles.

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7.

flux

  continuous flow or series of changes.

  exhalation affecting smell.

  tree bearing fruit-cones.

  absence of contradictions or uniformity.

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