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He majored in geology and went on to become expert at finding oil.
The world was forever changed when we learned to split the atom.
These maps are drawn with north to the top unless otherwise indicated.
It is an elegant solution that will reduce complexity and save material.
Alcohol takes longer to pass through a food-filled stomach, allowing the protective enzyme (alcohol dehydrogenase) to break down the alcohol.
It has only three major components.
The anatomy of the frog is similar to that of a person.
I’m excited to attend the symposium on robotics.
Ionizing radiation has enough energy to ionize atoms or molecules.
a linear measurement
I was grouped with students who scored 53% to 64% inclusive.
The museum holds over a million insect specimens.
It is an endangered species.
When it is cold, the bridge contracts and the joints are further apart.
The study will test the hypothesis that a good marriage is more important than a higher income when measuring happiness.
For the purpose of discussion, let’s accept that the hypothesis that she is guilty is true. What would we have expected her to do after the incident?
The couch is covered with synthetic leather.
When the United States focused on terrorism, the movement went further underground and became more diffuse.
They have the nucleus of a good team.
It is a growing social phenomenon on high school campuses.
We have a mean annual rainfall of 23 inches.
The wireless charger works through induction.
The state has approximately as many Republicans as Democrats.
distill the essential ideas to fit on a single page
Divide by 2 to eliminate the leading coefficient.
Determine the coefficient of friction between the two objects.
The transparent shower door shows water spots.
They are engineering a window that can convert from transparent to opaque with the push of a button.
I could see a vague form through the translucent glass.
There are infinite possibilities.
propagateto spread

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  — as in:  propagate the idea
The spread of the Roman Empire helped to propagate the idea throughout Europe.
MIT is known for teaching physics.
Both sides have demonstrated a lack of constraint in the discussions.
The common cold is caused by a virus.
She wants to extend the frontiers of voice-controlled computer applications.
Is her theory supported by empirical data?
The company is no longer solvent.
A computer model is used to simulate the effects of wind.
The Star Wars story is said to have taken place in a galaxy far, far away.
She worked hard to raise capital to start their new company.
She has a bias against young people.
Scientist believe Europe will continue to face greater glacier retreat due to global warming.
the reciprocal ratio of a:b is b:a
In a plasma, electrons and positive ions are attracted to each other, but are too energetic to stay together.
a highly derivative prose style
She loves to swim in the ocean on nights when phosphorescence shines in her wake.
If a straight line crosses through 2, 4, and 8, we can interpolate that it passes through 6.
The bracketed line on that page of the Odyssey is thought by some to be an interpolation added long ago.
Most meteors come from rocks that are about the size of a pebble.
The gene determines hair color.
The moon is waxing. It will be full tomorrow.
Our passion has waned over the years, but our love has grown.
She is a research scientist who earned her Ph.D in physics.
an incandescent bulb
The new law might abridge our freedom of speech.
We were chased from the room by the acrid smoke.
She felt an acute pain in her neck.
We stayed in adjacent hotel rooms.
the worms help to aerate the soil
She thinks deeply and has an affinity for others with the same kind of mind.
Aggregate expenses include expenses of all the divisions of our company for the entire year.
We need to aggregate the data from all sources.
Her art is as amorphous as the culture it reflects.
I washed the wound and then used alcohol as an antiseptic.
The effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the dry fields.
The government nationalized all arable land.
It was an arbitrary decision.
My skin dries in the arid desert climate.
I use an astringent where my skin is oily.
Muscles that are not used will quickly atrophy.
Our school district hired a new counselor to augment our college counseling service.
He calls himself a bard from Brooklyn.
The Turks besieged Vienna
She showed a bovine apathy.
The introductory courses are meant to add to breadth rather than depth of understanding.
She is known for her brusque manner and brief meetings.
A cadaver is assigned to each medical student.
She calibrated the oscilloscope for better measurement.
She described him as shallow and callow.
Carnivorous plants are capable of trapping and digesting insects.
Don’t get it on your skin. It’s caustic.
centripetal force
The battle axe was a weapon used to cleave skulls or decapitate.
leaves a cloying aftertaste
The blood began to coagulate.
My ideas are beginning to coalesce into a plan.
She is more coherent now than she was just after the accident an hour ago.
The websites lets you collaborate with others on documents.
After I regained my composure, I thanked her for telling me about the problem.
Her insurance includes comprehensive coverage.
The university is comprised of six colleges.
They considered consanguineous marriages up to the third cousin as incest.
She tried not to look conspicuous as she slipped into class after the tardy bell.
The lines converge at this point
It’s hard to follow her convoluted reasoning.
She took copious notes.
Her early roles limited her to the decorative coquette, but she had a breakout role in...
Titanium is resistant to the corrosive effect.
I didn’t understand her cryptic reply.
We encourage our representatives to cultivate a close relationship with their clients.
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