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defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence
migrant - changing its habitat; wandering; Ex. migrant birds/workers; N: one that migrates
refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
idiosyncrasy - individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
voluptuous - sensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
executioner - person administering capital punishment
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
fanaticism - excessive zeal; extreme devotion to a belief or cause; N. fanatic; ADJ. fanatic