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concurrent - happening at the same time; in agreement
horde - crowd; swarm
grill - question severely; cook on a grill; broil; N: cooking surface of parallel metal bars
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
qualify - reach a necessary standard; limit the meaning of something stated
viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous