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salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
extrude - force or push out; thrust out; shape (plastic or metal) by forcing through a die
mammoth - gigantic; enormous
prolong - lengthen; extend; draw out
malingerer - one who feigns illness to escape duty; V. malinger: feign illness to avoid work
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
indict - charge; N. indictment
prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues