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maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
congeal - freeze; coagulate
girth - distance around something; circumference
grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
constituent - supporter; voter; member of a constituency; component
pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
edict - decree (especially one issued by a sovereign); official command
parallelism - state of being parallel; similarity; analogy
flair - talent