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conduit - aqueduct; passageway for fluids
imperturbable - unshakably calm; placid
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
disjunction - act or state of separation; disunity; CF. disjunctive: expressing a choice between two ideas; CF. conjunction; CF. conjunctive
laity - laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
apparition - ghost; phantom
idiosyncrasy - individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
viand - food; CF. live