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vaporizer

vaporizer

/vˈeɪpɚɹˌaɪzɚ/
noun
a device that puts out a substance in the form of a vapor (especially for medicinal inhalation)
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Maybe don't necessarily put it in your vaporizer.

Since vaporizer use is relatively new we simply don’t have the same access to longitudinal studies.

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predecessor

predecessor

/ˈpɹɛdəˌsɛsɝ/
noun
one who precedes you in time (as in holding a position or office)
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The predecessor to TikTok was an app called Musical.ly.

The whole car was lowered to the ground compared with its predecessor.

Chrysler marketed the Pacifica as a sleeker, more refined vehicle than its predecessor and competitors.

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pioneer

pioneer

/ˌpaɪəˈnɪɹ/
noun
someone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology or art
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Back then, the company only sold magazine subscriptions and it became a pioneer in direct mail.

And so you've got a lot of pioneers right now looking at recycling.

Audi is regarded as something of a pioneer in integrating technology into its vehicles.

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glazier

glazier

/ˈɡɫeɪziɝ/
noun
someone who cuts flat glass to size

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imposture

imposture

/ɪmpˈɑːstjʊɹ/
noun
pretending to be another person

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viper

viper

/ˈvaɪpɝ/
noun
a venomous Eurasian snake with relatively large fangs that goes deep into the body of a prey
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This is called a Pope's tree viper, and I'm a little bit wary of them.

This is called an eyelash viper.

Hey we are in front of a very special thing today this is the east coast defender, defender 130 project viper

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raconteur

raconteur

/ˌɹækɑnˈtuɹ/
noun
a person skilled in telling anecdotes
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While I'm on that subject, Grant is a raconteur of the highest order.

And he’s a great armchair raconteur.

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heifer

heifer

/ˈhaɪfɝ/, /ˈhɛfɝ/
noun
a young female cow that has not given birth yet or has only one calf
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You need to pay penalties and you don't have heifers.

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tether

tether

/ˈtɛðɝ/
noun
restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal
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A cable and a weight, known as a tether.

This way, the tether doesn’t lose any energy.

The Mars tether catches them and slows them down for a landing on the surface.

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gossamer

gossamer

/ˈɡɑsəmɝ/
noun
a gauze fabric with an extremely fine texture
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their egos are not assumed to be gossamer thin and at perpetual risk of deflating.

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anemometer

anemometer

/ˌænəˈmɑmətɝ/
noun
a gauge for recording the speed and direction of wind

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grenadier

grenadier

/ɡɹˈɛnɐdɪɚ/
noun
deep-sea fish with a large head and body and long tapering tail

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administrator

administrator

/ədˈmɪnəˌstɹeɪtɝ/
noun
someone whose job is managing and organizing the work of a company or institution
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My name is Brenda Hampton, I'm the administrator of concerned citizens from Lawrence County, Alabama.

She’s a school administrator and a 65-year-old grandmother.

Please help me and other elections administrators who want to do a better job.

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slander

slander

/ˈsɫændɝ/
noun
words falsely spoken that damage the reputation of another
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These are slanders.

Cartoon slander needs a rewrite

Zack plots to sabotage his fraudulent slander marathon.

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spelunker

spelunker

/spəˈɫəŋkɝ/
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a person who explores caves

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curator

curator

/ˈkjʊɹətɝ/, /kjʊˈɹeɪtɝ/
noun
someone who is in charge of a museum, taking care of a collection, artwork, etc.
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Ed is the head curator.

I'm curator of arms and armor at The Wallace Collection in Central London.

I'm curator of arms and armor at The Wallace Collection in Central London, but I'm also a practitioner.

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demeanor

demeanor

/dɪˈminɝ/
noun
(behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people
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And you could just tell from his demeanor and from his eyes he was a hard dude.

A BBC reporter who was present noted De Gaulle’s demeanor as he confidently strode forward . . .

He captivated audiences with his mesmerizing voice and relaxed demeanor, and of course, his signature perm.

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aperture

aperture

/ˈæpɝtʃɝ/
noun
a device that controls amount of light admitted
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The Webb will have an aperture of 8 meters.

And I bet you can guess the shape of the aperture on the lens that took this picture.

This shell is shaped like a dome, with a central cavity that holds the aperture.

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