Academic Vocabulary List 14
|banknote||paper money or currency|
|cope||handle or deal with a difficult situation|
|dent||weaken, lessen the value of something, usually by hitting|
|ensure||make certain, insure|
|gallery||place where art is displayed for the public|
|generous||giving unselfishly, usually large amounts|
|hop||jump a short distance, sometimes on one foot|
|instinct||natural or innate ability|
|lecturer||a university professor|
|mathematics||course subject dealing with numbers and calculations|
|perceive||sense, notice, observe through the senses|
|province||a designated political area within a country; similar to a state|
|punish||impose a penalty for wrongful behavior|
|reinforce||give support to, strengthen|
|significantly||in an important or meaningful way|
|stow||put something in a small space for storage|
|transfer||change vehicles or methods of transportation en route to one’s destination|
These are general meanings for the words. You may encounter other definitions depending on context.
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