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colander - utensil with perforated bottom used for straining
aboriginal - being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native; indigenous; N. aborigine
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
disport - amuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
enterprising - full of initiative; showing enterprise
imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
spoof - parody
symbiosis - interdependent relationship (between groups, species) often mutually beneficial; ADJ. symbiotic; CF. together + life