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abscond - depart secretly and hide
amputate - cut off part of body; prune (a limb)
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
conspire - take part in a conspiracy; (of events) work together; combine; Ex. Events conspired to produce great difficulties.
marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
surpass - exceed
filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter
narcissist - conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator