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contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling
amphibian - able to live both on land and in water; N.
credence - belief
shrivel - make or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)
hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
throng - crowd (of people or things); V.
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance