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retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
lascivious - lustful
trickster - person who cheats people
dishonor - disgrace; N. ADJ. dishonorable
mammoth - gigantic; enormous
forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine
iridescent - exhibiting rainbowlike colors; Ex. iridescent oil slick; N. iridescence
nexus - connection
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional