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conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
perspicuous - (of something) plainly expressed; easy to understand; Ex. perspicuous comments
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
inkling - hint; slight indication
ensue - follow (as a result)
castrate - remove the sex organs (of a male animal or person)