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navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
viscid - adhesive; gluey
distinction - honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
inverse - opposite
oversee - watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
nirvana - in Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire