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::: countermand - cancel; revoke (an order)
::: pulverize - crush or grind into very small particles
::: compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
::: galvanize - stimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
::: sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
::: tarry - linger; delay in starting or going; dawdle
::: pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency
::: breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
::: codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs
::: fallow - (of land) plowed but not sowed (to improve the quality); uncultivated