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mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine
gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
regicide - murder of a king or queen
terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
blighted - suffering from a disease; destroyed
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
contend - struggle; compete; assert earnestly; state strongly
cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection