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impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
exorcise - drive out evil spirits
pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return
claustrophobia - fear of being locked in
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
innovation - change; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative
arable - fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages