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::: maul - handle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer
::: quorum - minimal number of members necessary to conduct a meeting
::: parquet - floor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
::: implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
::: quicksilver - mercury
::: summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
::: cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
::: corollary - natural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)
::: placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
::: heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic