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retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
corpuscle - red or white cell in the blood
invulnerable - incapable of injury; impossible to damage or injure
ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
malady - illness
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
juridical - of the law and its administration; CF. judicial: of courts of law; CF. judiciary