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hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
decelerate - slow down
aversion - firm dislike
despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
edict - decree (especially one issued by a sovereign); official command
dermatologist - one who studies the skin and its diseases
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
heterodox - (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency