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to hit ... an idea

on

- discover or think of sth

2

forerunner

a person/thing that was developed before sth else

3

a remarkable ...

breakthrough

4

to ... sb. in good stead

stand

- be advantageous or useful to so. in the future

5

easy

easing

6

develop

developers

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use

of no use

8

to round to doing sth

get

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... the forces of nature to use

put

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to ... short

run

knapp werden

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.... of waste

disposal

Müllentsorgung

12

opinion

opinionated

13

variable

unvariably

14

great difficulty in doing sth..

-

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foremost

most prominent in rank/position

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predominant

present as the strongest or main element

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grasp of science

verständnis

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to admit defeat

sich geschlagen geben

19

... an annual basis

ON

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an error .. judgement

OF

21

implying
inferring

andeuten

schlussfolgern

22

ebb and

flow

23

to hanker

after

feel a strong desire

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shun

persistently avoid ignore or reject so

25

root

uprooting

move from their home
pull a plant out

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build

körperbau

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scheme

plan

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entire

entirety

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what accounts .. the difference

for