More Vocab Words::: aegis - shield; protection; defense
::: incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
::: gibberish - nonsense; nonsensical or unintelligible talk or writing; babbling
::: plummet - fall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
::: default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
::: nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
::: coddle - treat gently; indulge excessively; pamper; mollycoddle; baby; cook in water just below boiling point; Ex. coddled eggs
::: reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
::: conduit - aqueduct; passageway for fluids
::: squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story