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::: defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
::: felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
::: dissonance - discord
::: exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
::: conveyance - vehicle; transfer; act of conveying; Ex. public conveyance
::: disfigure - mar the appearance of; spoil
::: contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
::: peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
::: enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
::: indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)