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ligneous - like wood
furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
insurrection - rebellion; uprising
multiform - having many forms
conducive - helpful; contributive; V. conduce; Ex. conduce to/towards
dissection - analysis; cutting apart in order to examine
repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
piscatorial - pertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces