Part 1.

collaborate
work together on a common enterprise or project
commander
an official who can give orders or control others
comparative
relating to or based on or involving comparison
compare
examine and note the similarities or differences of
conformation
acting according to certain accepted standards
controversial
marked by or capable of arousing disagreement

 

Part 2.

coterie
an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose
critical
of a serious examination and judgment of something
crusade
a series of actions tending toward a particular end
cursory
hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough
dangerous
involving or causing risk; liable to hurt or harm
decide
reach, make, or come to a conclusion about something

 

Part 3.

deciduous
shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
demonstrate
give an exhibition of to an interested audience
demure
shy or modest, often in a playful or provocative way
device
an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
diction
the manner in which something is expressed in words
dimension
a construct distinguishing objects or individuals

 

Part 4.

dinosaur
an extinct terrestrial reptile of the Mesozoic era
distraction
drawing someone's attention away from something
dollop
a soft lump or portion of something, especially food
dormancy
a state of quiet (but possibly temporary) inaction
dosage
a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time
downward
extending or moving from a higher to a lower place

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2020-04-17