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compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
pachyderm - thick-skinned animal
schematic - of a schema or scheme; relating to an outline or diagram; using a system of symbols; N. schema: diagrammatic representation; outline
alcove - nook; recess
terminus - last stop of railroad; end
bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends