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incumbent - obligatory; imposed as an obligation; currently holding an office; N: person who holds an office
verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
besiege - surround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually
decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group
parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
congenial - pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather
blighted - suffering from a disease; destroyed
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
germinate - cause to sprout; sprout