Grades 6-8 (WVI 3)
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alibi a way of defending oneself against criminal charges by showing that one was not at the scene of the crime when it happened.
consciousness the physical condition of being awake and aware.
consist to be made up or formed (usually followed by "of").
contradict to say the opposite of; deny the truth of.
economical using only a small amount; without waste; frugal.
gripe (informal) to complain continually; nag; grumble.
merely nothing more than; simply; only.
merger the combining of two or more companies into one, or the transfer of the property of one company to another.
milestone an important event or turning point in history or in a person's life.
petty of little importance or interest.
plague a deadly disease, sudden invasion of harmful insects, or any terrible thing that harms many people.
propel to cause to move forward; thrust, push, or drive.
reference the act or fact of mentioning.
trend a general course, direction, or tendency.
vulnerable able to be hurt or injured.