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engulf - surround and swallow up
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
ratiocination - reasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
braggadocio - boasting
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
physiological - pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology
corollary - natural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)
emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
disseminate - distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)