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Adj. Beneficial

Adj. Being of use; helpful;favorable

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N. Captive

N. One who is held prisoner

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Adj. Convenient

Adj. Suitable for one's needs; making life easier or more comfortable

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N. Ecstasy

N. A strong feeling of emotion,especially joy

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N. Expanse

N. A wide,open area or surface;a stretch

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N. Expedition

N. A long journey by a group to explore or do battle

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Adj. Inept

Adj. Clumsily or awkwardly expressed

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V. Interpret

V. To translate into another language

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Adj. Invaluable

Adj. To valuable to measure

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V. Linger

V. To be slow in leaving or going away

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V. Retrieve

V. To get back,to recover

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N. Skirmish

N. A minor fight or battle

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N. Supplement

N. Something added to make up for something missing

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N. Territory

N. A particular area of land

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V. Accompany

V. To go along with;to be together

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Terra firma

BB. Solid ground

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V. Accompany

V. To play a musical instrument for or with

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Adj. Captive

Adj. Unable to escape or get away

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N. Captivity

N. The state of being held against one's will; loss of freedom

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N. Convenience

N. Anything that makes life easier or more comfortable

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Adj. Ecstatic

Adj. Full of or causing ecstasy

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N. Expedition

N. A group that makes such a journey

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Adj. Inept

Adj. Lacking in skill or ability

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V. Interpret

V. To explain the meaning of

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V. Interpret

V. To understand in one's own way

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V. Retrieve

V. To find and bring back

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V. Skirmish

V. To take part in such a fight

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V. Supplement

V. To add to

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N. Territory

V. A area under control of a particular group or government

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N. Terra cotta

N. Clay

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N. Terra incognita

N. Unknown territory