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engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict
truncate - cut the top off; shorten
elicit - draw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
consonance - harmony; agreement
distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
lugubrious - mournful; sorrowful
viscid - adhesive; gluey