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freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
cogitate - think over; ponder
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
quorum - minimal number of members necessary to conduct a meeting
impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
mauve - pale purple
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer