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jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
insalubrious - unwholesome; not healthful; Ex. insalubrious place
compensatory - making up for; repaying
saunter - stroll(go for a leisurely walk) slowly; N.
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
variegate - change the appearance of (by marking with different colors)
sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
miniature - small model; small painting; ADJ: small