Flashcards in Week 4 Deck (33)
A small container used especially by soldiers and hikers for carrying water or other liquids.
To move at a smooth gait, especially of a horse, that is slower than a gallop but faster than a trot.
Resembling a hair: fine, minute, slender.
Highly meritorious: most enjoyable.
A small soluble container, usually made of gelatin, that encloses a dose of an oral medicine or a vitamin.
A translucent elastic tissue that composes most of the skeleton of the embryos and very young of vertebrates and is for the most part converted into bone in the higher forms.
A dish usually having a cover and a handle and in which food may be baked and served.
A sudden, terrible calamity; disaster.
The elongated wormlike larva of a butterfly or moth.
A garden plant that is closely related to cabbage and is grown for food.
A vegetable with leafstalks that are eaten raw or cooked.
To join, unite, or cause to adhere by or as if by means of a binding element.
An official enumeration of the population of a country, city, or other administrative district.
Of or relating to the art of fashioning clay into useful or ornamental objects.
A pale orange yellow to light grayish yellowish brown color.
A university officer of high rank.
Personality as represented or realized in fiction or drama.
Belonging to or especially typical of the essential nature of.
A dark-colored or black porous form of carbon used for fuel and various other mechanical, artistic, and chemical processes.
One that is employed to operate a motor vehicle for the transportation of persons.
The science of the composition, structure, properties, and reactions of matter, especially of atomic and molecular systems.
A passage through which smoke and gases escape from a fire or furnace.
Of a warm light brown color approximating the color of fresh milk chocolate.
Arranged in order of time of occurrence.
A person owing loyalty to and entitled by birth or naturalization to the protection of a state or nation.
The temporary alliance of distinct parties, persons, or states to achieve a common purpose.
A silky or fibrous protective encasement created by a larval insect for shelter during the pupal stage.
Of a size, extent, or degree that elicits awe or taxes belief; immense.
A supporting pillar consisting of a base, a cylindrical shaft, and a capital.