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pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
aseptic - preventing infection; having a cleansing effect
blanch - bleach; whiten; make white or pale
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
xenophobia - fear or hatred of foreigners; N. xenophobe
annihilate - destroy
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
retinue - following; attendants