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tawny
of a dark yellowish or dull yellowish-brown color
indemnity
protection or security against damage or loss
delineate
to trace the outline of; sketch or trace in outline; represent pictorially
affable
pleasantly easy to approach and to talk to; friendly; cordial; warmly polite
prevarication
to speak falsely or misleadingly; deliberately misstate or create an incorrect impression; lie.
transient
not lasting, enduring, or permanent; transitory
prolific
producing offspring, young, fruit, etc., abundantly; highly fruitful
liaison
the contact or connection maintained by communications between units of the armed forces or of any other organization in order to ensure concerted action, cooperation, etc.
ostensibly
outwardly appearing as such; professed; pretended
sumptuous
entailing great expense, as from choice materials, fine work, etc.
emaciated
marked by emaciation
reticent
disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved.
dossier
a collection or file of documents on the same subject, esp. a complete file containing detailed information about a person or topic.
abstemious
sparing or moderate in eating and drinking; temperate in diet.
pugnacity
inclined to quarrel or fight readily; quarrelsome; belligerent; combative