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::: alloy - mixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
::: ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
::: innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
::: ashen - ash-colored; deadly pale
::: bedizen - dress with vulgar finery
::: facsimile - copy
::: selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
::: nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
::: contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
::: apiculture - bee-keeping