Part 1.

convulsion
violent uncontrollable contractions of muscles
cowardly
lacking courage; ignobly timid and faint-hearted
creche
a representation of Christ's nativity at Bethlehem
credence
the mental attitude that something is believable
delectation
a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction
delineation
a drawing of the outlines of forms or objects

 

Part 2.

deportation
the expulsion of a non-citizen from a country
disinter
dig up for reburial or for medical investigation
disinterested
unaffected by concern for one's own welfare
disrepair
the state of being in poor or damaged condition
dissident
a person who objects to some established policy
downtime
a period of time when something is not operating

 

Part 3.

dregs
sediment that has settled at the bottom of a liquid
emulate
strive to equal or match, especially by imitating
enclave
an enclosed territory that is culturally distinct
entice
provoke someone to do something through persuasion
exclusively
without any others being included or involved
expediency
the quality of being suited to the end in view

 

Part 4.

extradite
hand over to the authorities of another country
extraneous
not belonging to that in which it is contained
fallow
left unplowed and unseeded during a growing season
flora
all the plant life in a particular region or period
flyspeck
a tiny dark speck made by the excrement of a fly
forestall
keep from happening or arising; make impossible

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2020-04-17