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meditation - reflection; thought; V. meditate
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
impuissance - powerlessness; feebleness
bellicose - warlike
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
pellucid - transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
vortex - whirlwind; whirlpool; center of turbulence; predicament into which one is inexorably plunged
infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator