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::: tribunal - court of justice
::: aversion - firm dislike
::: impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
::: emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
::: adversity - great hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
::: meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
::: nefarious - very wicked
::: expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
::: hedonist - one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure
::: dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal