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::: gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
::: rabid - of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
::: purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
::: defrock - strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock
::: mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
::: heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
::: decomposition - decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
::: cistern - reservoir or water tank
::: botch - mismanage; blow
::: debut - d\'ebut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society