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annotate - comment; make explanatory notes
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
imperial - like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism
corrode - destroy or wear away gradually by chemical action (over a long period)
chalice - goblet; consecrated cup
bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
dilatory - delaying; tending to delay