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::: blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
::: quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
::: consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
::: dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
::: predetermine - determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
::: energize - invigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active
::: prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
::: prerogative - privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
::: smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
::: corollary - natural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)