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volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
mountebank - charlatan; boastful pretender
filing - particle removed by a file
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
contaminate - pollute
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
kinetic - producing motion; of motion
feasible - practical; able to be carried out; practicable