Part 1.

ecology
the environment as it relates to living organisms
ember
a hot, smoldering fragment of wood left from a fire
emulate
strive to equal or match, especially by imitating
entice
provoke someone to do something through persuasion
entire
constituting the full quantity or extent; complete
erosion
the process of wearing or grinding something down

 

Part 2.

exceeding
far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree
exclusively
without any others being included or involved
extend
stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope
extraneous
not belonging to that in which it is contained
extraordinary
highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable
fascinating
capable of arousing and holding the attention

 

Part 3.

finite
bounded in magnitude or spatial or temporal extent
fjord
a long narrow inlet of the sea between steep cliffs
flora
all the plant life in a particular region or period
flyspeck
a tiny dark speck made by the excrement of a fly
foreclose
keep from happening or arising; make impossible
forestall
keep from happening or arising; make impossible

 

Part 4.

formidable
extremely impressive in strength or excellence
furnishing
the instrumentalities that make a home livable
garlic
bulbous herb of southern Europe widely naturalized
genetics
the study of heredity and variation in organisms
glamorous
having an air of allure, romance and excitement
haggle
an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining)

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2020-04-17