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cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
jovial - good-natured; merry; cheerful
extricate - free from an entanglement or difficulty; disentangle
hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N:
maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
amphibian - able to live both on land and in water; N.
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict