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endemic - prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic
equivocate - use equivocal language to deceive people; lie; mislead; attempt to conceal the truth; N. equivocation
extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
brackish - somewhat saline
callus - area of thick hard skin
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
amnesty - pardon (allowed by government to political criminals)
humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
apparent - evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement