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::: igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite
::: specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
::: obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
::: subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
::: blandishment - flattery
::: passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
::: limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
::: penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
::: brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
::: nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees