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::: forfeit - something surrendered as punishment for a crime or breach of contract; V: lose as a forfeit; N. forfeiture
::: paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
::: perjury - false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
::: celerity - speed; rapidity
::: appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
::: pulsate - throb; beat regularly; vibrate regularly
::: ossify - change or harden into bone; become hard and unchanging in one's ideas
::: figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
::: imperial - like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism
::: obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable