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circumstance

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) The circumstances surrounding an action or event includes all the information that helps you understand that action or event. Examples: (noun) Some people are born into very difficult circumstances. (noun) Their circumstances improved...

compensation

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) compensation is money, or something of value, given to somebody who has lost something or been harmed. Examples: (noun) They are asking for compensation for the damage to their car. (noun) The towns should get compensation if the new...

considerable

Type: adjective Definitions: (adjective) A considerable amount, time, degree, etc. is a fairly large or important one. Examples: (adjective) The time needed to study the data is considerable. (adjective) Many part-time farmers travelled considerable distances each day...

corporate

Type: adjective Definitions: (adjective) corporate finance, planning, management, etc. is related to business or a company. Examples: (adjective) There is a big difference between local managers and corporate leaders. (adjective) We have accounts for both individual...

correspond

Type: verb Definitions: (verb) If two people correspond, they write letters to each other. (verb) If something corresponds to something else, there is a close relationship between them. Examples: (verb) She corresponded with him for three years before they finally met...

instance

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) For instance’ is a phrase used to present an example. (noun) An instance of something is a time or situation when it happens. Examples: (noun) There are many ways to live a healthy life. For instance, we can improve our mental and...

interaction

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) An interaction is when two or more things affect each other or work together. Examples: (noun) It is necessary to understand the interactions between the plant and its surroundings. (noun) Poor health can harm older people’s...

maximum

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) A maximum is the largest or highest value or amount. Examples: (noun) They pay $50 a day up to a maximum of $300 per week. (noun) The maximum number of people the organisation accepts is 25. Synonyms: nouns: upper limit, peak. Academic...

remove

Type: verb Definitions: (verb) If you remove something, you take it out or away. Examples: (verb) They removed the topic of war from the syllabus. (verb) After he was shot, the doctor removed three bullets from his leg. Synonyms: verbs: take away, cut out, delete....

sequence

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) A sequence is a part of a movie or a story. (noun) A sequence is a set of things in a specific order. Examples: (noun) There is a romantic moment in this sequence of the film. (noun) The sequence of feelings is: anger followed by sadness...

sex

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) A person or animal’s sex is male or female. (noun) sex is an act done by a male and a female (in this case there is sometimes an intent to make babies) or with just two men or women. Examples: (noun) She had not had any male...

sufficient

Type: adjective Definitions: (adjective) If something is sufficient, it means there is enough or that it is good enough. Examples: (adjective) The factory was shut down because if didn’t meet the necessary and sufficient conditions for safety. (adjective) The...