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sepulcher - tomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
censorious - severely critical
retrench - cut down; cut down expenses; economize
nullify - make invalid; make null; invalidate
immaculate - spotless; flawless; absolutely clean
intrinsic - essential; inherent; built-in
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium