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exigency - urgent situation; ADJ. exigent
sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
sherbet - flavored dessert ice
shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)
conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
gild - cover with a thin layer of gold
emasculate - weaken; castrate
umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
viable - capable of maintaining life; feasible; practical or workable; Ex. viable scheme