Academic Words for Success at School (Top 1000+ Terms from New Academic Word List)/
Advanced Deck 6

Advanced Deck 6

Total: 20 words

infect

verb

to contaminate or negatively affect something or someone such as a person, wound, computer etc.

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infectious

adjective

capable of causing infection, usually by spreading a bacteria or virus to others

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facilitate

verb

to make easier or less difficult; help forward

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confine

verb

to keep or restrict someone or something within bounds or limits

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evolutionary

adjective

concerning evolution

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practitioner

noun

a person working in a profession, such as medicine

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faculty

noun

a department or group of departments in a school composed of teachers

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dense

adjective

having a lot of closely spaced particles, things, or people

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philosopher

noun

a person who studies ideas about things such as the meaning of life and truth

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philosophical

adjective

concerning philosophy

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crystal

noun

a small piece of a substance with many even sides, that is formed naturally when the substance becomes solid

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dimensional

adjective

having parts that extend to a number of directions

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grasp

verb

to take hold of firmly

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cyclic

adjective

in a series of regular and repeated actions

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discharge

verb

to officially allow or give someone permission to leave

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discharge

verb

to remove, send out, emit, or release something

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methodology

noun

system of practices or techniques to show how to do tasks

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consultation

noun

a discussion between people to make a decision

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interfere

verb

to get involved in a situation in order to achieve a desired outcome like preventing something from happening or progressing

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intervene

verb

to become involved in a situation in order to influence or improve it

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