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illicit - illegal
viable - capable of maintaining life; feasible; practical or workable; Ex. viable scheme
waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
insightful - discerning; perceptive
igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite
anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain
bivouac - temporary encampment; camp without tents; V.
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled