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centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
concentric - having a common center
ensue - follow (as a result)
derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come
maudlin - effusively sentimental
spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
baroque - highly ornate
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation