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luminous - shining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N:
austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water
demographic - related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
groom - man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)
outcast - one that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.