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plump - pleasantly fat; nicely rounded
gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
bode - foreshadow; portend
dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous
incrustation - hard coating or crust; V. incrust: encrust; cover with a crust
actuary - someone who advises insurance companies
hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
adversity - great hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
machinations - evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate