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exodus - departure (of a large number of people)
rally - come or bring together; call up or summon (forces, vital powers, etc.); revive or recuperate (after illness or difficulty); N: act of rallying; mass gathering
inkling - hint; slight indication
stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
forfeit - something surrendered as punishment for a crime or breach of contract; V: lose as a forfeit; N. forfeiture
contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist
maudlin - effusively sentimental
slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
acetic - vinegary
quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence