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valid - logically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator
ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
isthmus - narrow neck of land connecting two larger bodies of land
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
empirical - based on experience
ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
disclose - reveal; N. disclosure
contend - struggle; compete; assert earnestly; state strongly