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Vocabulary : Science Nouns II (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

nomenclature

  terminology or method of naming.

  primary type used as model.

  residue from smelting operation.

  substance which provides nourishment.

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2.

pterodactyl

  speed or rate of motion.

  pattern with balance or harmony.

  representation on a miniature scale.

  flying reptile now extinct.

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3.

pachyderm

  thick-skinned animal (or person).

  noxious exhalation from swamps and putrid matter.

  passing from one state to another.

  pattern with balance or harmony.

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4.

prototype

  primary type used as model.

  time when sun is farthest from the equator.

  missile or shell.

  path followed by body under forces.

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5.

metamorphosis

  change of form, character or circumstances.

  pattern with balance or harmony.

  reasoning with major premise, minor premise and conclusion.

  substance that causes solid matter in solution to deposit.

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6.

suture

  very tiny quantity.

  ring (of leaves around the stem).

  vertebrate animal whose female suckles the young.

  stitching of parts at their edges; thread or wire.

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7.

perigee

  point in moon's orbit nearest from earth.

  sameness or consistency.

  breathing.

  increase.

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