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confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative
deleterious - harmful
refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)
transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
adjunct - something attached to but holding an inferior position
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
viand - food; CF. live
defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options