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cameo - shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken
inundate - flood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work
embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
ambulatory - able to walk
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
rigor - severity; Ex. rigors of the Russian winter
exonerate - acquit; exculpate; free from blame or guilt
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment