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protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
outwit - outsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly
manifesto - public declaration of principles; statement of policy
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
caricature - distortion; burlesque
pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant
pecuniary - pertaining to money
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision