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deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
nebulous - vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
solvent - able to pay all debts; N. solvency
coeval - living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age
constraint - restraint; compulsion; repression of feelings; reticence; V. constrain: hold back; restrain; compel; oblige; confine forcibly; imprison
hut - crude dwelling; shack
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation