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foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
sequester - isolate; segregate; seclude; retire from public life
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
precedent - preceding (in time, rank, etc.)
censorious - severely critical
invocation - prayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking
pellucid - transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
bulge - protruding part; swelling of a surface; Ex. The apple made a bulge in his pocket; V: swell outward; protrude
aggrandize - make greater; increase in power, wealth, rank, or honor; N. aggrandizement