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sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
gainsay - deny
volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
demagogue - person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery
wrangle - quarrel noisily; obtain through arguing; herd cattle; N.
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
attrition - rubbing away by friction; gradual decrease in numbers or strength; reduction in the work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment; Ex. a war of attrition
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
promulgate - announce; proclaim a doctrine or law; make known by official publication
indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth