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shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
oversee - watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
delude - deceive
matin - \'ee(matinee) dramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain