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::: mortician - undertaker; CF. death
::: mishap - unfortunate accident
::: protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
::: purveyor - furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide
::: usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
::: pinnacle - peak; highest point; acme; Ex. pinnacle of fame
::: lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
::: fleck - spot; mark with flecks; N: small mark or spot
::: thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
::: tantrum - fit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.