Grades 6-8 (WVI 3)
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abdomen the part of the body between the chest and the hips. The abdomen contains the stomach, intestines, and liver.
acute sharp; severe.
compromise a settlement of a disagreement in which each side gives up something, or the result of such a settlement.
considerable large in size or amount.
extract a strong, concentrated form of a substance.
heckler one who disrupts a performance or public address with annoying remarks or questions.
inadequate not enough; not good enough.
maelstrom a turbulent or overpowering situation.
mislead to guide in a wrong direction.
morality general beliefs concerning what is right or wrong.
rant to speak or complain loudly and vehemently.
relish a great enjoyment of something.
sensitivity the quality of being acutely responsive mentally or emotionally.
tragedy a disaster; a very sad event.
transit the act of passing over, across, or through; passage.