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desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
nutrient - nourishing substance; ADJ: providing nourishment
delusion - false belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
carat - (karat) unit of weight for precious stones; measure of the purity of gold
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
calumny - malicious misrepresentation; slander
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
misdemeanor - minor crime; misdeed; wrongdoing
avalanche - great mass of falling snow and ice