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Science Fiction

Science Fiction is based on real or imaginary scientific developments that occur in the distant past or future

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Concussion

A strong shaking

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Slacken

To lesson, or let up

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Surge

To suddenly push forward in a violent way

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Immense

Very large, enormous

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Tumultuously

In a wild and disorderly way

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Resillient

Flexible and springy

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Savor

To take great pleasure in

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Geologist

A scientist who studies rocks

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Expasperated

To make very anger, impatient, annoy greatly

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Neurosecs

A small mental disorder

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Compassion

Having or showing understanding or empathy for the suffering of others

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Condescending

Displaying a patronizingly superior attitude

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Telphathic

Nonverbal communication between minds

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Persecuted

To pursue with harassing or oppressive treatment

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Emanations

To flow out, issue, or proceed, as from a source or origin

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Jovility

Good cheer

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Psychologist

Doctors who study the human mind

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Abruptly

Suddenly

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Contemptuous

Attitude of utter disgust or hatred, a powerful feeling of dislike towards somebody or something considered to be worthless, inferior, or undeserving of respect

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Palisade

A fence, made out of pales driven into the ground fence

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Subtle

Slight and not obvious, understated

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Mutilation

Infliction of visible damage to the body, or resulting of inflicting a serious injury on a person or animal

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Arboreak

Living in the trees, tree dweller

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Binge

A period of uncontrollable eating of drinking

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Consumption

The act of eating or drinking

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Cubicle

A small compartment used for work or sleeping

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Dingy

Somewhat dark and unclean shaddy

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Gullible

Easily fooled or tricked

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Placid

Calm ad at peace

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Ravage

To violently attack causing severe damage

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Stark

Entirely or completely

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Unnerve

To take away courage, to make nervous