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Advanced Deck 16

Advanced Deck 16

Total: 20 words

utilize

verb

to make use of something in a practical or effective way

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stimulus

noun

something that makes a change

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impulse

noun

a sudden feeling or inclination to do something without thinking about the results

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magnitude

noun

size or importance

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peripheral

adjective

of or relating to the edge or external surface of something, often used when talking about vision

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lever

noun

a handle that one pulls to operate a machine

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hormone

noun

a chemical produced by the body to control some function

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hydrogen

noun

the lightest of all chemical elements, has no smell or color

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liver

noun

a glandular organ in the abdominal cavity that secretes bile and functions in various metabolic processes

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limb

noun

an arm or a leg; a similar part of an animal, such as a wing

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specimen

noun

an example of something, such as a particular species, type, product, or piece of work

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specimen

noun

a portion, quantity, or sample of a substance or material for examination or study, such as blood or urine

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optical

adjective

of or relating to vision, light, or images

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particle

noun

a very small piece of something

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physician

noun

a medical doctor

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inclusion

noun

act of including

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inclusion

noun

person or thing that is included

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straightforward

adjective

easy to do or understand; not complicated

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linear

adjective

of, relating to, or resembling a straight or nearly straight line

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nonlinear

adjective

not in a line

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