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attrition
n. the act of rubbing away, wearing down, or weakening due to friction or constant pressure; gradual natural reduction(in personel) due to retirement and death
baleful
adj. ominous; dire; sinister
bilateral
adj. having two sides(often symetrical); undertaken by and affecting two sides equally; mutually binding
entourage
n. the attendants, followers, or associates of a person
flail
n. a manual tool used for threshing grain; v. to beat or strike at something(as if threshing grain)
haggard
adj. looking worried, tired, or exhaused
impunity
n. freedom from punishment, penalty, or other harm
somnolent
adj. sleepy; drowsy; tending to bring on sleepiness
stoic
adj. a person who appears unaffected by pain or pleasure; adj. unaffected by pain or pleasure; impassive
vanquish
v. to conquer; to defeat; to overcome