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mural - wall painting
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
buccaneer - pirate
horticultural - pertaining to cultivation of gardens; N. horticulture: science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants; CF. agriculture: science or art of farming or growing crops
pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
hoard - stockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use
slovenly - untidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless
egregious - notorious; conspicuously bad or shocking
ambulatory - able to walk