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vocabulary 8

Term Definition
hypothesis a supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation.
aspire direct one's hopes or ambitions toward achieving something.
conceal keep from sight; hide.
Pathological liar believes in their own lies
plausible (of an argument or statement) seeming reasonable or probable.
phenomena a fact or situation that is observed to exist or happen, especially one whose cause or explanation is in question.
traumatic emotionally disturbing or distressing.
therapeutic relating to the healing of disease.
Self-analysis the analysis of oneself, in particular one's motives and character.
colleagues a person with whom one works, especially in a profession or business.
data facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis.
monitor an instrument or device used for observing, checking, or keeping a continuous record of a process or quantity.
impulsivity rising
aggressive ready or likely to attack or confront; characterized by or resulting from aggression.
absorbent (of a material) able to soak up liquid easily.
inundated overwhelm (someone) with things or people to be dealt with.
neurons a specialized cell transmitting nerve impulses; a nerve cell.
transmitting cause (something) to pass on from one place or person to another.
glitches a sudden, usually temporary malfunction or irregularity of equipment.
stigma a mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person.

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