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encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
sinister - evil; ominous
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
tactile - pertaining to the organs or sense of touch
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
artisan - a manually skilled worker
yield - amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person
postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem