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unravel - disentangle; solve
transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
cozen - cheat; hoodwink; swindle
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
bouillon - clear beef (or meat) soup
bastard - illegitimate child
extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite