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detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
wrangle - quarrel noisily; obtain through arguing; herd cattle; N.
preamble - introductory statement
cardiologist - doctor specializing in ailments of the heart
buccaneer - pirate
permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel