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::: surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
::: requiem - mass for the dead; dirge
::: infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator
::: check - stop motion; curb or restrain
::: nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
::: incentive - spur; motive; something which encourages one to greater activity
::: compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
::: pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
::: sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
::: brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness