Vocab units 5 and 6

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Adumbrate

to describe roughly, to give a sketchy outline of
to foreshadow, to give a distinct hint of something that will happen
to overshadow, to shadow or obscure

arcane

known or understood by only a few, mysterious

covert

concealed or hidden, not openly practiced or shown

educe

to draw or bring out, elicit
to assume from evidence or facts, to deduce

fathom

to understand or comprehend

impenetrable

impossible to pierce, break through or enter
impossible to understand, incomprehensible

impervious

incapable of being affected, harmed or broken into

limpid

transparent, clear
calm untroubled and serene
easily intelligible or understood

manifest

clearly apparent or obvious
th show or demonstrate plainly to reveal
a list of passengers or cargo on a ship, plane truck or train

nebulous

cloudy, misty, or hazy
vague without defined form or limits

adjunct

something or someoe attached to another in a dependent or sunbordinate position
added or connected in a subordinate, temporary or auxiliary position

amalgamate

to combine into a unified or an integrated whole; to unite

compatriot

a person from one's country; colleague

conclave

a secret or confidential meeting
a meeing of family members or associates

contiguous

sharing an edge or boundary , neighboring or adjacent
connecting in time without break, uninterrupted

diffuse

widely spread or scattered; not concentrated
wordy or unclear
to depart from a set course or norm; deviate

diverge

ti exted in diffferent directions from a common point; to branch out
to differ in opinion and manner
to depart from a set course or norm; to deviate

parity

equality in amount status or value; functional equivalence

synergy

the interaction or cooperation of agents or forces so that their combined effects is greater than the sum if their individual effects

transcend

to pass beyond the limits of, to greater than, to surpass
to exist above and independent of

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