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WORDSCAPE-69

WORDSCAPE- English Vocabulary

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1. Hexad: a set or group of six.

Eg. He added a sixth term ‘attitude’ thus changing the pentad into a hexad.

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2. Zebu: Any of the various breeds of domestic oxen developed in India

Eg. The horns of some zebu varieties are four feet long.

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3. Zein: A protein present in corn used in the manufacture of textile fibres, plastics, printing inks, adhesives, etc.

Eg. Historically, zein has been used in the manufacture of a wide range of products.

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4. Yearling: a year old, especially of an animal; [finance] denoting a bond issued by a local authority and redeemable after a year.

Eg. The calf fetched a handsome price though it was just a yearling.

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5.Xanthic: Yellowish

Eg. Much to everyone’s disappointment, the wall we painted brown had a xanthic hue to it.

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