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subversive - tending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
migrant - changing its habitat; wandering; Ex. migrant birds/workers; N: one that migrates
doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
constitution - constituting; system of laws; composition of something; physical makeup or structure of a person; Ex. men with strong constitutions