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environ - enclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
savor - enjoy; have a distinctive flavor, smell, or quality; N: taste or smell; distinctive quality
devoid - empty; lacking
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
assent - agree; accept; N. assessment
penetrate - enter into; pierce; permeate; see through; grasp the inner significance of; understand
incumbent - obligatory; imposed as an obligation; currently holding an office; N: person who holds an office