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brief

continue for a short time

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channeled

controlled or directed toward a particular purpose

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chart

make a map of an area of land, ocean, or stars

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component

parts that make up a machine or system

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generate

produce or make something

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incidence

number of times something happens

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inhibit

prevent growth or development

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integrity

good condition; soundness

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shift

change or movement

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spherical

round

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thereby

with the result that something else happens

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visualize

form a picture of something in the mind

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accumulate

to gradually get more and more of something over a period of time

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convert

to change from on form, system, or purpose to a different one or to take

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detect

to notice or discover something. especially something that is not easy to see or hear

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enormous

extremely large in size or amount

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implement

begin to make something happen

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inspect

to examine something carefully in order to find out more about it or check that it is satisfactory.

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medicine

the treatment and study of illnesses and injury

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minimal

very small in degree or amount

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monitor

to carefully watch, listen to, to check for any changes or development

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option

something you can choose

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uniformity

the quality of being or looking the same as all others members of a group

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version

a copy of something that is slightly different from the other forms of it