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apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
decoy - lure or bait; V.
nonchalance - indifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
executor - person designated to execute the terms of a will;
delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
traduce - expose to slander
cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative
colander - utensil with perforated bottom used for straining
summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)