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centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
bemoan - lament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
perforate - pierce; put a hole through
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
indissoluble - permanent; impossible to dissolve or disintegrate
deposition - testimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse
canny - shrewd in money matters; thrifty