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::: defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence
::: dishonor - disgrace; N. ADJ. dishonorable
::: inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
::: clarion - shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times
::: ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
::: vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
::: opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
::: malapropos - inappropriate; ADV.
::: presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
::: intrinsic - essential; inherent; built-in