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ingenious - marked by inventive skill; clever; resourceful; N. ingenuity
pedigree - line of ancestors; ancestry; lineage; ADJ. (of an animal) descended from of a chosen family; Ex. pedigree dog; CF. crane's foot
recidivism - habitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist
executive - person having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing
entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
calamity - disaster; misery
deplete - reduce; exhaust
pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically