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codicil - supplement to the body of a will; later addition to a will
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
ultimatum - last demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.
dominant - exercising the most influence; high and easily seen; stronger than the other part of a system; not recessive
insolvent - bankrupt; lacking money to pay; N. insolvency
infest - inhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
depredation - plundering; destruction
reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse