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extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
wither - (of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
orifice - mouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
dormer - window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room
cessation - stoppage
fashion - give shape to; make; Ex. fashion the pot out of clay
transpire - (of a fact) become known; be revealed; happen; give off (watery waste matter) through pores
opaque - dark; not transparent; N. opacity
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet