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disembark - debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark
maraud - move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army
abhor - detest; hate
foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
proximity - nearness; ADJ. proximate
hiatus - gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
inhibited - (of a person) unable to express what one really feels
conifer - pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen