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::: guise - outward appearance; costume; Ex. in a new guise
::: cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection
::: smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
::: shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
::: accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
::: implicate - incriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
::: waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
::: liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
::: impertinent - insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence
::: ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos