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oust - expel; drive out; force out; N. ouster: ousting
serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
dissent - disagree
scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal
stampede - sudden frenzied rush (of panic-stricken animals or people); V: participate in or cause stampede; Ex. stampede before the price rises
effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
indomitable - unconquerable; unyielding