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demented - insane
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery
defalcate - embezzle
apostate - one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
incoherent - unintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
abrogate - abolish
larder - pantry; place where food is kept