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monica fernandez - Vocabulary Word: Accrete (204)...

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Unformatted text preview: Vocabulary Word: Accrete (204) Dictionary Definition: grow by accumulation or coalescence Original Sentence: Passed down from hummingbird great-grandmothers immemorial, a spectacular genetic map in her mind had instructed her at every step, from snipping out with her beak the first spiderweb tuft to laying down whatever salivary secretion was needed to accrete and finalize her essential creation. My Sentence: It was genetically linked how to make the web and lay down every secretion until whatever needed to be added in order to finish would be finished. Vocabulary Word: Calibrate (204) Dictionary Definition: adjust (experimental results) to take external factors into account or to allow comparison with other data. Original Sentence: The spectacular perfection of that nest, that tiny tongue, that beak calibrated perfectly to the length of the tubular red flowers from which she sucks nectar and takes away pollen to commit the essential act of copulation for the plant that feeds her - every piece of this thing and all of it, my God. My Sentence: The nest was adjusted to the perfect length of flowers which she sucked nectar and takes away pollen so that the flower can reproduce to feed her. Vocabulary Word: Copulation (204) Dictionary Definition: have sexual intercourse. Original Sentence: The spectacular perfection of that nest, that tiny tongue, that beak calibrated perfectly to the length of the tubular red flowers from which she sucks nectar and takes away pollen to commit the essential act of copulation for the plant that feeds her - every piece of this thing and all of it, my God. My Sentence: The nest was adjusted to the perfect length of flowers which she sucked nectar and takes away pollen so that the flower can reproduce to feed her. Vocabulary Word: Robust (205) Dictionary Definition: strong and healthy; vigorous Original Sentence: Darwin's has proven to be the most robust unifying explanation ever devised in biological science. My Sentence: Darwins theory had proved to be the strongest explanation for origin ever stated in biological sciences. Vocabulary Word: Paleontology (205) Dictionary Definition: the branch of science concerned with fossil animals and plants. Original Sentence: After a century and a half, during which time knowledge expanded boundlessly in genetics, geology, paleontology, and all areas of natural science, his simple logical construct continues to explain and predict perfectly the existence and behavior of every earthly life form we have ever studied. My Sentence: Knowledge expanded in genetics geology, looking at fossils and bones, and all areas of natural science allowed the theories of existence to expand....
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