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overturn - turn over; capsize; topple
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
auroral - pertaining to the aurora borealis; CF. aurora australis
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
dross - waste matter; worthless impurities