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Eritrea a country on the Red Sea that is bordered by Sudan and Ethiopia. The capital of Eritrea is Asmara.
ermine a weasel that has white fur in the winter. Ermines live in very cold regions of North America, Europe, and Asia.
erode to wear away or eat into.
erosion wearing away of the earth's surface by wind or water.
errand a quick trip taken for a particular purpose. [2 definitions]
erratic not expected or predicted; not regular. [2 definitions]
error a mistake in thought or action; something that is wrong.
erupt to break or burst out suddenly.
eruption the act or process of erupting.
escalator a set of stairs that moves by means of a belt drive. An escalator carries people between floors of large buildings, such as department stores, airports, or train stations.
escape to get free. [5 definitions]
escort a person or group of people who travel with someone to protect, guide, or guard that person, or to show respect. [3 definitions]
Eskimo a member of any of the native peoples of northern Canada, Alaska, Greenland, and northeastern Russia. Some Eskimo peoples are now called Inuit.
esophagus a tube that moves food from the mouth to the stomach of an animal.
especially more than usually; to a great degree. [3 definitions]
espionage the act of spying to collect information.
essay a short piece of writing that gives the writer's ideas, feelings, and opinions on a particular subject.
essence that which makes something what it is; central nature. [2 definitions]
essential necessary, needed. [3 definitions]
essentially at the core; when the most important part is considered.
-est a suffix used to change the form of many adjectives and adverbs to make them express the idea of "most."