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wildfire

A wildfire is one that starts in an area of countryside and spreads very quickly. Wildfires in...

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IQ

A number that represents a person’s intelligence, based on the results of a particular type of test...


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surveillance

The process of carefully watching a person or place that may be involved in criminal activity. The...

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empathy

The ability to understand how someone feels because you can imagine what it is like to be them...

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grommet

A grommet is a ring or eyelet made of metal or plastic surrounding a hole in cloth or leather...

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accord

A formal agreement between countries or groups. When used as a noun, accord refers to an official...

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vote

To formally express an opinion by choosing between two or more issues, people, etc. Vote is a word...

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suborn

To persuade someone to do something illegal, for example, to lie in a court of law. According to...

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collusion

The secret activities of people who work together to do something dishonest Collusion is a noun...

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doxxing

The publishing of personal details, home addresses and other information about people against their...