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    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
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    SAT#10 Definition Match -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: MATCH the SAT test prep #10 vocabulary list with its vocabulary definition. Use the pull down menu bar to select the letter match.
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    Word List
     
    1) entomologist
    2) metamorphosis
    3) quarantine
    4) proboscis
    5) larvae
    6) trepidation
    7) subterranean
    8) embryonic
    9) insecticide
    10) insatiable
    11) iridescent
    12) pollinate
    13) indigenous
    14) ubiquitous
    15) indefatigable
    16) nocturnal
    17) industrious
    18) nemesis
    Definition List
     
    A)  The beginning or rudimentary stage of anything; undeveloped
    B)  Individual specializing in the branch of zoology dealing with insects
    C)  Incapable of being tired out; tireless
    D)  Working energetically and devotedly; diligent; full of energy & zeal toward work
    E)  Originating in or characteristic of a particular region; native; natural
    F)  Displaying an array of lustrous, changing colors like those of the rainbow
    G)  Hard or incapable of being satisfied; greedy; avaricious
    H)  A substance or preparation used in killing arthropods or small animals that are segmented
    I)  Immature, wingless, feeding stage of an insect that undergoes transformation
    J)  Change of form in either appearance, condition, or function; a transformation
    K)  Unconquerable opponent or rival; ancient Greek goddess of divine retribution
    L)  Pertaining to the night; done, occurring or coming at night
    M)  To fertilize (to convey the fine grains or spores to the stigma) flowering plants
    N)  Elongated, protrusion on the head of certain insects used for feeding
    O)  Strict isolation imposed to prevent the spread of a disease (a period of 40 days)
    P)  Existing, situated, or operating below the earth\\\'s surface, out of sight or secretly
    Q)  Tremulous fear, alarm, or agitation; trembling or quivering movement
    R)  Existing or being everywhere, esp. at the same time; omnipresent