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induct - place formally in office; install; admit as a member; initiate; N. induction: inducting; process of deriving general principles from particular facts
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
rebuttal - refutation; response with contrary evidence; V. rebut: refute; disprove
Occident - the West
cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
exacerbate - worsen; aggravate; embitter
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable
brevity - conciseness; shortness of duration