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pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
prognosticate - predict (according to present indications)
arsenal - storage place for military equipment
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
girth - distance around something; circumference
welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
hazardous - dangerous