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cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
concurrent - happening at the same time; in agreement
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
shrivel - make or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)
philology - study of language or words
repudiate - disown; disavow; deny
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically