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::: infamous - notoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation
::: blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
::: subsequent - following in time or order; later
::: stringent - (of rules) binding; rigid; marked by scarcity of money; Ex. stringent economic conditions
::: tenuous - thin; slim; rare
::: peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
::: gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
::: advocacy - support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
::: mitigate - appease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
::: epilogue - short speech at conclusion of dramatic work