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dissuade - persuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
predispose - give an inclination toward (in advance); make susceptible to; Ex. predispose people to certain cancer; N. predisposition
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
pulverize - crush or grind into very small particles
exacting - extremely demanding; Ex. exacting standard of safety
foliage - masses of leaves; CF. defoliate