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::: astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
::: levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
::: mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
::: narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
::: delve - dig; search deeply; investigate
::: epaulet - (epaulette) ornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)
::: foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
::: grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
::: pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
::: suborn - persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation