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necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
championship - position of champion; defense or support; competition held to determine a champion
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
clamor - loud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous
plaster - paste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
bullion - gold and silver in the form of bars
acquiesce - assent; agree passively; comply without protest