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spectral - ghostly; N. specter: spectre; ghost; phantom
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
disinclination - unwillingness
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
communal - held in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune
smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
reprisal - retaliation
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)