dissolve The meeting dissolved and the people left. A solid dissolves in water.
fiber Muscle fiber Cotton fiber
function • These men were honored at the retirement function. One function of a dictionary is to define words. This couch also functions as a bed.
inhibit Oil inhibits the formation of rust on metal. Inhibited people don’t make friends easily.
minute • A minute speck of dust in your eye can be very irritating. Can you see the minute speck of dust?
motion You can make a motion to end a meeting • Come on over- signal
sheathe • The ship’s bottom was sheathed with copper plates.
shed • Have you ever found a hair ball like this in your shower or sink?
shed Umbrellas and raincoats shed water. Even these dogs need protection from the weather.
transfer • A ticket used for transferring from one bus or train to another. A transfer from the subway allows riders to continue by bus without paying an additional charge.