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Anne Frank #1
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Language - English
6th Grade
01/31/2013

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Term
Adolescence
Definition
The process or state of growing to maturity, mainly over the teen years.
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Melancholy
Definition
mournful; depressed
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Emigrate
Definition
To leave one country or region to settle in another; migrate.
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Cinema
Definition
a motion-picture theater
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Ardent
Definition
Having or characterized by intense feelings; passionate; intensely devoted.
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Gestapo
Definition
The German state secret police during the Nazi regime, organized in 1933 and notorious for its brutal methods.
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Blithe
Definition
joyous, merry, cheerful; carefree
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Inherit
Definition
To receive or come into possession of.
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Propaganda
Definition
Information, ideas, or rumors purposely spread to help or harm a person or group.
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Seize
Definition
To take possession of suddenly by force.
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Enhance
Definition
To raise to a higher degree.
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Appoint
Definition
To assign to a position or office.
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Speculation
Definition
An opinion reached by the examination or consideration of a subject.
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Fanatic
Definition
A person with extreme enthusiasm.
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1Handkerchief
Definition
A small piece of linen or fabric used for wiping one’s face or for decorative purposes.
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Forbidden
Definition
not allowed
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