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::: ambulatory - able to walk
::: vilify - slander; speak evil of; N. vilification
::: tycoon - wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
::: dictum - authoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)
::: cremate - incinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium
::: abate - subside or moderate
::: irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
::: deranged - insane
::: jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
::: parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside