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incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
cherubic - angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order
abeyance - suspended action
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
constituency - voters represented by an elected official; district so represented; group of supporters (or constituents)
serrated - having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf