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moist

slightly wet

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moisture

diffused water within an object or condensed on its surface

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damp

slightly wet

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settlement

a place where people establish a new community

5

night shift

period of work during the night

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soil

the upper layer of the earth that plants grow in

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cotton

natural fiber used for making clothes such as shirts and jeans

8

wealth

an abundance of valuable possessions or money

9

wealthy

having a lot of money

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laid-back

relaxed

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turret

a small tower at the top of a castle or building

12

bursts

a sudden explosion or eruption of something

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between

in the space separating two objects or regions

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among

being in a group

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spokesman

person who makes statements on behalf of another individual or group

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accessible

easy to reach or enter; easy to understand

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passionfruit

tropical fruit with sour yellow flesh, popular for making mousses

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a youth

a young person

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young

not old

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the elderly

old people

21

harassment

aggressive pressure or intimidation

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salvage

to rescue or retrieve objects from a ship that has sunk

23

full

holding as much as possible

24

tyre

the rubber covering of the wheel of a car, motorcycle or bicycle

25

sink

to go down below the surface of something, especially of a liquid

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pattern

a repeated decorative design; something that repeats in a regular sequence

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pleasant

nice

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goosebumps

small raised lumps on the skin, provoked by cold temperatures or emotions

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chills

feeling of coldness

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adaptive

characterized by adaptation

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pleasurable

pleasing; enjoyable

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dull

boring; not exciting

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catchy

appealing and memorable

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exhilarating

making you feel happy or animated

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monotonous

continuing sound with the same pitch, intonation or rhythm

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haunting

poignant and evocative

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mellow

pleasantly smooth and soft (for sound, taste and color)

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soothing

having a gently calming effect

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frenetic

fast and energetic

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howl

the long, loud cry of a dog or wolf

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howling wind

strong wind producing a howling sound

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soothe

to calm, or reduce pain or discomfort

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poignant

evoking a sense of sadness or regret