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expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
witless - lacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
pendulous - hanging; suspended
engulf - surround and swallow up
quorum - minimal number of members necessary to conduct a meeting
amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
coiffure - hairstyle
hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder