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Vocabulary : Science Nouns II (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

trajectory

  remainder or balance.

  violent disturbance or agitation.

  path followed by body under forces.

  record of daily activities.

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2.

miasma

  noxious exhalation from swamps and putrid matter.

  array of numbers or symbols; mold or die.

  substance that causes solid matter in solution to deposit.

  outer boundary for closed figure.

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3.

parasite

  band of colors formed when light passes though a prism.

  dependence (of organisms) that is mutually beneficial.

  animal or plant living in or on another; sycophant.

  green coating on old bronze.

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4.

vortex

  center of turbulence or whirling motion.

  outer boundary for closed figure.

  stitching of parts at their edges; thread or wire.

  substance that helps propel or push forward.

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5.

kaleidoscope

  lowest point in wave; shallow receptacle.

  tendency to drive back or distaste.

  sameness or consistency.

  tube with patterns from colored glass piece reflections.

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6.

suture

  ring (of leaves around the stem).

  substance that causes solid matter in solution to deposit.

  vertebrate animal whose female suckles the young.

  stitching of parts at their edges; thread or wire.

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7.

slag

  sleeplessness.

  dependence (of organisms) that is mutually beneficial.

  residue from smelting operation.

  terms used in a science or discipline.

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