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::: effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
::: withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
::: nuptial - of marriage or the wedding ceremony; N; nuptials; wedding ceremony
::: fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
::: terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
::: straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
::: subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
::: tutelage - guardianship; training; function of a tutor; instruction
::: untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
::: fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle