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expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
bequeath - leave to someone by means of a will; hand down in his will; N. bequest
bureaucracy - overregulated administrative system marked by red tape; ADJ. bureaucratic
imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
restitution - returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
wean - accustom a baby not to nurse; accustom (the young of a mammal) to take nourishment other than by suckling; give up a cherished activity; cause to gradually leave (an interest or habit); Ex. wean oneself from cigarettes
compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
consolidation - unification; process of becoming firmer or stronger; V. consolidate: merge; strengthen