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Fertilizer (n) natural and man-made material that is spread on soil to help plants to grow.

Flood (n) an overflowing of water onto land that is normally dry.

Food chain (n) a series of organisms in which the organisms in each level of the series use organisms in the next lower level as food.

Forest (n) an area of land that is covered with a dense growth of trees, shrubs and plants.

Fossil fuel (n) a non-renewable source of energy that comes from the buried remains of plants and animals that lived millions of years ago (such as oil, coal and natural gas).

Fresh water (n) water that has a low amount of salt and minerals.

Freeze (v) to change a liquid into solid by cooling the substance.