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millennium - thousand-year period (as in the New Testament); hoped-for period of happiness and prosperity
genus - division of animals or plants, below a family and above a species
prophetic - of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
defection - desertion
dint - means; effort; Ex. by dint of hard work
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
meticulous - excessively careful (with great attention to detail); painstaking; scrupulous
overturn - turn over; capsize; topple
militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
forebears - (forbears) ancestors