Academic Words for Success at School (Top 1000+ Terms from New Academic Word List)/
Advanced Deck 23

Advanced Deck 23

Total: 20 words

dominance

noun

the state of being more powerful, successful, or important than others

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fatigue

noun

tiredness or exhaustion

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partition

noun

a wall, screen, or piece of glass used to separate one area from another

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invert

verb

to turn something upside down or inside out

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slash

verb

to cut violently

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slash

verb

to greatly reduce the amount or value of something

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facet

noun

one aspect or part of something

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sniff

verb

to smell something by taking short breaths through the nose

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finite

adjective

having an end or definable limits; measurable

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tract

noun

an extended area or indefinite stretch of land

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slab

noun

a thick, flat piece of something, like wood, metal, stone, or other material

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synthetic

adjective

not natural; made from artificial materials

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temporal

adjective

of, pertaining, or relating to time

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static

adjective

stagnant or stationary; unchanging

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antiquity

noun

the ancient past, especially the period before the Middle Ages

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locus

noun

a place or location

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aggregate

noun

a sum total amount of something

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equilibrium

noun

a state of balance between different forces or influences

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viable

adjective

capable of living, developing, or growing; can also mean capable of working or functioning

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plausible

adjective

having an appearance of truth or reason; likely to be true or valid

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