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illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
peerless - having no equal; incomparable
unseemly - unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
interim - meantime; Ex. in the interim; ADJ. taking place during an interim; Ex. interim paper
tawny - brownish yellow
extrude - force or push out; thrust out; shape (plastic or metal) by forcing through a die
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel