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addiction - compulsive habitual need
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
enclave - territory enclosed within an alien land
paramour - illicit lover
clairvoyant - having foresight; fortuneteller; N. clairvoyance
frock - long loose garment (worn by monks)
verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
carapace - shell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)