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compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
dubious - questionable; (of something) causing doubt; (of someone) filled with doubt; N. dubiety
cadet - student at a military school
promontory - headland
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
ludicrous - laughable; ridiculous; trifling
angular - sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner
extemporaneous - not planned; impromptu; extempore