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luminous - shining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
coroner - public official who investigates any death thought to be of other than natural causes
apothecary - druggist; pharmacist
brawl - noisy quarrel
physiological - pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology
deplete - reduce; exhaust