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decoy - lure or bait; V.
congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
diligence - steadiness of effort; persistent hard work
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
expound - explain
prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength