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deposition - testimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
abject - (of a condition) wretched; as low as possible; lacking pride; very humble; showing lack of self-respect; Ex. abject apology
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
glutinous - sticky; viscous; gluey
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling
scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating