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conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
adherent - supporter; follower
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
veneer - thin surface layer (of good quality wood, glued to a base of inferior material); cover; surface show; fa\c{c}ade; V.
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
mobile - movable; not fixed; N. mobility