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scale

scale

/ˈskeɪɫ/
noun
the size, amount, or degree of one thing compared with another

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range

range

/ˈɹeɪndʒ/
noun
a variety of things that are different but are of the same general type

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shoe

shoe

/ˈʃu/
noun
something that we wear to cover our feet, usually made of leather, plastic or some other strong material

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distance

distance

/ˈdɪstəns/
noun
the length of the space that is between two places or points

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background

background

/ˈbækˌɡɹaʊnd/
noun
the part of a photograph, etc. that is situated behind the main figures, etc.

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foreground

foreground

/ˈfɔɹˌɡɹaʊnd/
noun
the part of a scene, photograph, etc. that is closest to the observer

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gun

gun

/ˈɡən/
noun
a type of weapon that can fire bullets, etc.

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element

element

/ˈɛɫəmənt/
noun
an essential or typical feature or part of something

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layer

layer

/ˈɫeɪɝ/
noun
an amount or sheet of something covering a surface or lying between two other things

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justice

justice

/ˈdʒəstəs/, /ˈdʒəstɪs/
noun
a behavior or treatment that is fair and just

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expert

expert

/ˈɛkspɝt/
noun
an individual with a great amount of knowledge, skill, or training in a particular field

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army

army

/ˈɑɹmi/
noun
a country's military force trained to fight on land

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navy

navy

/ˈneɪvi/
noun
the branch of the armed forces that operates at sea using warships, destroyers, etc.

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air force

air force

/ˈɛɹ fˈoːɹs/
noun
the branch of the armed forces that operates in the air using fighter aircraft

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hope

hope

/ˈhoʊp/
noun
a feeling of expectation and desire for a particular thing to happen or to be true

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muscle

muscle

/ˈməsəɫ/
noun
a piece of body tissue that is made tight or relaxed when we want to move a particular part of our body

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universe

universe

/ˈjunəˌvɝs/
noun
all and everything that exists in the physical world, such as space, planets, galaxies, etc.

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track

track

/ˈtɹæk/
noun
a rough passage, usually one that has been made by repeated footfalls

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corner

corner

/ˈkɔɹnɝ/
noun
a point or area at which two edges, sides, or lines meet

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trouble

trouble

/ˈtɹəbəɫ/
noun
difficulties, problems, or worries
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The organizers of any huge sporting event have to anticipate trouble and try to stop it before it starts.

One of his troubles was that his eyes were not very good and he had to wear glasses.

Well,the doctor answered, that is your main trouble, you see.

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behavior

behavior

/bɪˈheɪvjɝ/
noun
the way that someone acts, especially toward people

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security

security

/sɪkˈjʊɹəti/
noun
the state of being protected or having protection against any types of danger
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Samples of voices from security camera tapes, telephone answering machines, or other recording devices can be scanned electronically.

The police can also look at pictures made by security cameras.

Once inside, he turned off the security alarm.

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organization

organization

/ˌɔɹɡənəˈzeɪʃən/
noun
a group of people who work together for a particular reason, such as a business, department, etc.

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wind

wind

/ˈwaɪnd/, /ˈwɪnd/
noun
air that moves quickly or strongly in a current as a result of natural forces

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cause

cause

/ˈkɑz/, /ˈkɔz/
noun
an event, thing, or person that gives rise to something

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