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valid - logically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
cryptic - mysterious; hidden; secret
zephyr - gentle breeze; west wind
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
rend - split; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
viand - food; CF. live
extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely
engender - cause; produce; give rise to
dichotomy - division into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)