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sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict
arroyo - gully; narrow channel formed by rainwater
surge - powerful movement of or like a wave; V.
opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
remediable - reparable
hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
crust - hard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
application - diligent attention; diligence; V. apply oneself
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come