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bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
maniacal - raging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
partisan - one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
gibberish - nonsense; nonsensical or unintelligible talk or writing; babbling
brindled - tawny or grayish with streaks or spots (of animals)
counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
comity - courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D