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deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
concurrent - happening at the same time; in agreement
concentric - having a common center
nefarious - very wicked
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
courier - messenger
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement