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lateral - of or coming from the side
disembark - debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group
upshot - outcome; final result
nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
address - direct a speech to; speak to; deal with or discuss; direct one's efforts or attention to; make with a destination; N: formal speech
desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
dishearten - discourage
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)