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tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs
minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
ambulatory - able to walk
presume - take for granted; assume; act overconfidently; take liberties; presume on/upon: take unfair advantage of (someone's kindness or connection); N. presumption
heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
mediocre - ordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance