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alarm
alarm /əˈlɑːm/
(v) a loud noise or a signal that warns people of danger or of a problem
Example: The captain knew there was an engine fault but didn't want to alarm the passengers.


all
all /ɔːl/
(adj) the whole number of
Example: He lives all alone.


automatic
automatic /ˌɔːtəˈmætɪk/
(adj) having controls that work without needing a person to operate them
Example: automatic transmission (= in a car, etc.)


bone
bone /bəʊn/
(n) any of the hard parts that form the skeleton of the body of a human or an animal
Example: The dog was gnawing at a bone.


chain
chain /tʃeɪn/
(n) a series of connected metal rings, used for pulling or fastening things; a length of chain used for a particular purpose
Example: a short length of chain


climbing
climbing /ˈklaɪmɪŋ/
(n) the sport or activity of climbing rocks or mountains
Example: a climbing accident


conclusion
conclusion /kənˈkluːʒn/
(n) something that you decide when you have thought about all the information connected with the situation
Example: I've come to the conclusion that he's not the right person for the job.


context
context /ˈkɒntekst/
(n) the situation in which something happens and that helps you to understand it
Example: His decision can only be understood in context.


daily
daily /ˈdeɪli/
(adj) happening, done or produced every day
Example: events affecting the daily lives of millions of people


disappear
disappear /ˌdɪsəˈpɪə(r)/
(v) to become impossible to see
Example: Lisa watched until the train disappeared from view.


end
end /end/
(v) the final part of a period of time, an event, an activity or a story
Example: How does the story end?


farther
farther /ˈfɑːðə(r)/
(adj) at or to a greater distance in space or time
Example: the farther shore of the lake


governor
governor /ˈɡʌvənə(r)/
(n) a person who is the official head of a country or region that is governed by another country
Example: a provincial governor


growth
growth /ɡrəʊθ/
(n) the process in people, animals or plants of growing physically, mentally or emotionally
Example: a concern with personal (= mental and emotional) growth and development


hear
hear /hɪə(r)/
(v) to be aware of sounds with your ears
Example: Didn't you hear what I said?