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::: scavenge - hunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion
::: hovel - shack; small wretched house
::: adore - love deeply and respect highly
::: centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
::: bizarre - fantastic; violently contrasting; noticeably odd; strikingly unconventional
::: complaisant - trying to please; obliging; willing to please others
::: cadaverous - like a corpse; pale
::: postulate - self-evident truth; something assumed without proof; V: assume the truth of (as a basis of an argument)
::: necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
::: muggy - (of weather) warm and damp