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::: maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
::: repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
::: falsify - make (something written) false by changing
::: entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
::: latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
::: ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
::: foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
::: illicit - illegal
::: quadruped - four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
::: unaccountable - unexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious