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paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
peerless - having no equal; incomparable
seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
espionage - spying
dysentery - inflammatory disorder of the lower intestinal tract
anguish - acute pain; extreme suffering
contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
repast - meal; feast; banquet
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling