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isthmus

a narrow piece of land linking two larger areas of land

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volume

amount included within limits

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link

to connect

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maize

corn

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complex

made up of many related parts

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abandon

to leave, often because of danger

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achieve

to successfully complete a task; to gain something by working for it

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sinkhole

a depression or hollow where soil has collapsed

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predict

to describe something that will happen in the future

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rely

to depend on

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distribute

to hand out or deliver, especially to members of a group

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quipu

a tool used in mathematics and as a system of historical record keeping. The quipu used knots to represent numbers and items.

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temporary

not permanent; lasting for a limited period

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hogan

a square wooden house