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contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
bacchanalian - drunken
indifferent - unmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
slaughter - killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
annihilate - destroy
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come
meander - wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man