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hiatus - gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
voracious - ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader
ensue - follow (as a result)
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
subjugate - conquer; bring under control
appellation - name; title
emancipate - set free; liberate
factious - inclined to form factions; causing dissension
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote