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fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
dissection - analysis; cutting apart in order to examine
spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
casualty - serious or fatal accident; person killed or wounded in an accident or battle
graphic - pertaining to the art of delineating; vividly described
cartographer - map-maker
reprisal - retaliation
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
argot - slang; speech spoken by only a small group of people