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dross - waste matter; worthless impurities
retrieve - recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
malfeasance - wrongdoing; misconduct (by a public official)
rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
voracious - ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader
plenary - (of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor
panacea - cure-all; remedy for all diseases