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Vocabulary lesson 79

Definitions and samples
crowded (adj.) full of people, leaving little or no room for movement; packed
– Was the pool crowded?
warm (adj.) fairly hot in a way that is comfortable and pleasant
– a warm September evening.
characteristic (adj. & n.) revealing of individual traits; an individual trait
– One characteristic of the store is that it is slow in mailing refund checks.
countryside (n.) the land and scenery of a rural area
– There is growing concern over the future of the countryside.
consider (v.) to think about carefully
– After considering all the options, Della decided to buy a used car.