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Welcome to the ACS Word of the Week challenge!
 
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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Twenty-Five

    Posted by Laura Penn at 3/22/2017

    BCE (Before Common Era) and BC (Before Christ) mean the same thing- previous to year 1 CE (Common Era). This is the same as the year AD 1 (Anno Domini); the latter means “in the year of the lord,” often translated as “in the year of our lord.”

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Twenty-Four

    Posted by Laura Penn at 3/17/2017

    SPRING EQUINOX: the time when the sun crosses the plane of the earth's equator, making night and day of approximately equal length all over the earth and occurring about March 21st 

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Twenty-Three

    Posted by Laura Penn at 3/3/2017

    Adversity: unfavorable fortune or fate; a condition marked by misfortune, calamity, or distress.

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Twenty-Two

    Posted by Laura Penn at 2/24/2017

    Fatigue: extreme tiredness, typically resulting from mental or physical exertion or illness.

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Twenty-One

    Posted by Laura Penn at 2/15/2017

    STAMINA – great physical or mental strength that allows you to continue doing something for a long time.

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Twenty

    Posted by Laura Penn at 2/8/2017

    HETEROGENEOUS: different in kind; unlike; incongruous.

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Nineteen

    Posted by Laura Penn at 2/6/2017

    HOMOGENEOUS: of the same kind or nature; essentially alike.

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Eighteen

    Posted by Laura Penn at 1/27/2017

    INSPIRE:

    fill someone with the urge or ability to do or feel something, especially to do something creative.

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  • Word of the Week Challenge - Week Seventeen (First one of MP3)

    Posted by Laura Penn at 1/23/2017

    RELEVANT: closely connected or appropriate to what is being done or considered.

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