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merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
lineage - descent; ancestry
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
infernal - pertaining to hell; devilish; N. inferno: place of fiery heat or destruction
distend - expand; swell out
dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
cadaver - corpse; dead human body
zenith - point directly overhead in the sky; summit; acme; highest point
subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)