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ecologist - person concerned with the interrelationship between living organisms and their environment; person concerned with the detrimental effects of human civilization on the environment; CF. ecology
remnant - remainder
terminus - last stop of railroad; end
torque - twisting force; force producing rotation
tonsure - shaving of the head especially by person entering religious orders; V.
epaulet - (epaulette) ornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)
ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
disavowal - denial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim
nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
impolitic - not wise; not expedient; not politic