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propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
precipitate - hurl downward; throw headlong; hasten; cause to happen sooner; condense and fall as rain or snow; cause (a solid substance) to be separated from a solution; ADJ. hasty; rash; premature; sudden
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
secrete - conceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
notable - conspicuous; worthy of note; remarkable; important; distinguished; noted
lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement