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transcribe - copy; write a copy of; N. transcription
terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
formality - ceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
artisan - a manually skilled worker
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
endorse - approve; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
retribution - deserved punishment for wrongdoing; punishment for offenses; compensation; vengeance; CF. pay back
scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark