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fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
rend - split; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
clangor - loud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
equinox - period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and autumn; Ex. vernal/autumnal equinox; ADJ. equinoctial
auroral - pertaining to the aurora borealis; CF. aurora australis
paramour - illicit lover
excise - cut away; cut out; N: government tax on good produced and used inside a country; N. excision
piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food