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::: remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted
::: forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
::: resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
::: maul - handle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer
::: penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
::: veracious - (of a person) truthful
::: belated - delayed
::: rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
::: wallow - roll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
::: ramify - branch out; divide into branches or subdivisions