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waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
imply - suggest a meaning not expressed; signify
ecosystem - ecological community together with its environment
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
intrepid - fearless
flaccid - flabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles