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contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
abolish - cancel; put an end to
fancier - breeder or dealer of animals; one who has a special interest, as for raising specific plant or animal
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
clique - small exclusive group of people
lucid - easily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity
adjacent - adjoining; neighboring; close by
dislodge - remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge