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amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
magniloquent - boastful; pompous
symbiosis - interdependent relationship (between groups, species) often mutually beneficial; ADJ. symbiotic; CF. together + life
nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor
automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure