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alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
subsidy - direct financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
putrid - decayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
hoary - white with age
fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy
vulpine - like a fox; crafty