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generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
pivotal - of a pivot; central; critical; crucial
reprove - censure; rebuke; N. reproof
vendetta - blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
conglomeration - mass of material sticking together
mandate - order; charge; authoritative command; power to govern another country; power to given to a government; region under administration; V: give a mandate to; place under a mandate; Ex. mandated territory
futile - useless; hopeless; ineffectual
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.