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cordon - extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (
pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
battalion - army unit made up of four or more companies
mediate - settle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire
beguile - deceive; mislead or delude; cheat; pass time pleasantly; charm or attract; Ex. beguiling smile
implement - put into effect; enforce; carry out; supply with tools; Ex. implement the plan/suggestion; N: tool or instrument
scintillate - sparkle; flash; be animated; be full of life; Ex. scintillating conversation
lucid - easily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity
academic - related to a school; not practical or directly useful