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::: deposition - testimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
::: notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
::: surge - powerful movement of or like a wave; V.
::: drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
::: forestall - prevent by taking action in advance
::: stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
::: elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
::: manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
::: barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
::: condone - overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse