Stone Fox Vocabulary Chapters 1-2
Vocabulary chapters 1-2 • consider • mended • examination • credit • palomino • Explanation • plow • acre • harmonica
Vocabulary continued • strongbox • churn • harness • bushels • inspected • cure • harvest • discovery • irrigation
consider • think that something is a certain way
mended • Fix something that is broken or not working properly
examination • The act of looking at something closely.
credit An arrangement where you take goods home and pay for the later
palomino • A horse of light tan or golden color with cream colored or white mane and tail
code • A way of changing a message so that certain people will not be able to work out what is being said. (secret code)
proceeded • To continue or go on
explanation • A reason or description of something.
plow • A farm tool having one or more heavy blades to break up the soil
acre • A measure of land. There are about 4050 square meters in an acre
harmonica • A small rectangular free-reed instrument having a row of free reeds set back in air holes and played by blowing into the desired hole.
strongbox • A strongly made box for holding money or valuables; can be locked.
churn • A container in which milk is stirred or shaken to make butter.
harness • Leather straps worn by an animal.
bushels • A united States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches.
inspected • Examined closely
cure • Fix an illness.
harvest • The gathering of crops, or the time of year when this happens.
discovery • The act of finding something new.
irrigation • Supplying dry land with water by means of ditches, etc…