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::: refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
::: defection - desertion
::: flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
::: terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
::: obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
::: vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
::: salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
::: conspiracy - treacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
::: malodorous - foul-smelling
::: maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end