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Likely

Probably

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Dwelling

A house or place to live in.
Habitation

2

Skull

The bones of the head.
Cranium

3

Hive

The structure where bees live
The same thing beehive

4

Straight

Consecutive, not curving

5

Forager

To go from place to place searching especially food

6

Skeptical

Doubting that something is true or useful
Unfaithful

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Indeed

Really or certainly, often used to emphasize something

8

Waggle

To move quickly up and down

9

Angle

Space between lines.
I love math but I hate calculate angles

10

Shell

Covering

11

Tissue

Cells

12

Retain

To keep or continue

13

Harvest

The time of the year when crops are cut and collected from the fields

14

Cod

Type of a fish, famous in Portugal

15

Swelling

A part of a body that has become bigger because of injury

16

Buried

To put a dead body into the ground

17

Peanut

I love Japanese peanut

18

Tough

Not easily broken, strong

19

Slash

Reduce, cut, decrease

20

Edible

Safe for eating

21

Suitable

Acceptable or right for someone

22

Cuisine

A style of cooking. French cuisine

23

Loosely

Not fixed, in a way that is not firmly fixed

24

Slap

Beat, to hit someone

25

Labeled

Classified

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Packed

Completely full. This book is packed with useful information.

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Starvation

The state of having not food for long period, often causing death

28

Assemble

Join, put together. Gather

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Range

A set of similar things

30

Undertake

To do something, especially something that will take a long time or be difficult

31

Accountable

Someone who is responsible for why he does

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Reward

Something given in exchange for good behavior or good work

33

Entail

To make something necessary
Occasion, attach

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Insight

The ability to have a clear understanding of a complicated problem

35

Warn

To make someone realize a possible danger or problem.
Advise

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Ownership

The fact that you own something