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plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
remnant - remainder
execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
ventral - abdominal
commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
defrock - strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock
tutelary - protective; pertaining to a guardianship; Ex. tutelary deities
corpuscle - red or white cell in the blood