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elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
isthmus - narrow neck of land connecting two larger bodies of land
feature - distinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
misdemeanor - minor crime; misdeed; wrongdoing
rigor - severity; Ex. rigors of the Russian winter
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
adjutant - staff officer assisting the commander; assistant
furor - frenzy; great anger and excitement; CF. fury
clavicle - collarbone