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taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
implement - put into effect; enforce; carry out; supply with tools; Ex. implement the plan/suggestion; N: tool or instrument
militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
mural - wall painting
stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
quorum - minimal number of members necessary to conduct a meeting
disfigure - mar the appearance of; spoil
exertion - effort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort