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warranted - justified; authorized
liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
chauvinist - blindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
hut - crude dwelling; shack
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction