e thih k@l
definition 1: of or concerning ethics. (ethics = moral principles of right and wrong)
example: Mercy killing is seen as an ethical dilemma.
example: Advances in medical science often bring up ethical questions.
definition 2: morally justified; conforming to a set of moral principles, esp. of a profession or other group.
example: Animal rights groups argue that the use of these animals in experiments is not ethical even though it is legal.
definition 1: to assert ownership; demand as one’s right.
example: The settlers claimed a parcel of land along the river.
example: He was in a hurry to claim a seat in the front row.
definition 2: to state (something) as true although not proven or universally accepted to be true; assert, contend.
example: He claimed that the new discovery was his.
example: The advertisers claim that their product cleans better than similar products.
example: Some scientists claim that these skeletal remains are much older than what was once believed.
definition 1: a statement that is maintained to be true although it is not proven or universally accepted to be true.
example: Nobody believed his claim of seeing a UFO.
example: The drug company made the claim that its drug was more effective than others on the market.
ko her @nt
definition 1: lumping, holding, or sticking together.
example: She molded the clay into a coherent lump.
definition 2: logically ordered or connected; consistent.
example: The candidate’s positions on the various issues are quite coherent.
example: This paragraph is not coherent, so it’s difficult to follow your argument.
definition 1: a large quantity of money or property or the state of having such.
example: He gained his wealth by building ships.
example: The family had great wealth and could afford to live in luxury.
definition 2: a large amount or abundance.
example: She has a wealth of knowledge and experience to draw on.
he t@ ro ji ni @s [or] he t@ ro jin y@s
definition: made up of parts or members that differ from each other.
example: The dogs at the shelter form a heterogeneous group ranging from boxers to bulldogs to chihuahuas.