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oblique - indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
contaminate - pollute
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy
edict - decree (especially one issued by a sovereign); official command
glean - gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
breadth - width; extent
precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement