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terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
retribution - deserved punishment for wrongdoing; punishment for offenses; compensation; vengeance; CF. pay back
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
inalienable - not to be taken away; nontransferable; Ex. inalienable rights
vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
thresh - beat (cereal plants) with a machine or flail to separate the grains from the straw
tranquillity - calmness; peace
methodical - systematic; N. method: systematic method of procedure
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
implode - burst inward; CF. vaccum tube