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elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
meddlesome - interfering; V. meddle: interfere
suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder
mandate - order; charge; authoritative command; power to govern another country; power to given to a government; region under administration; V: give a mandate to; place under a mandate; Ex. mandated territory
articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
predecessor - former occupant of a post
chivalrous - courteous; faithful; brave; N. chivalry
brackish - somewhat saline