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::: ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
::: embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
::: espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
::: 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
::: sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
::: dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
::: dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
::: primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
::: carcinogenic - causing cancer; N. carcinogen
::: nascent - incipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music