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::: blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
::: militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
::: artifice - deception; trickery
::: killjoy - grouch; spoilsport; one who intentionally spoils the pleasure of others
::: pervert - corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural
::: presume - take for granted; assume; act overconfidently; take liberties; presume on/upon: take unfair advantage of (someone's kindness or connection); N. presumption
::: endorse - approve; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
::: opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
::: incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
::: assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)