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amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
anachronism - an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
judicious - sound on judgment; wise
nautical - pertaining to ships or navigation
callus - area of thick hard skin