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misconduct - immoral behavior; bad management; V.
nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
herpetologist - one who studies reptiles; CF. herpetology: branch of zoology that deals with reptiles and amphibians
fathom - comprehend; investigate; determine the depth of; N. unit of measurement for the depth of water
metropolis - large city
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
loiter - hang about/around; stand idly about; linger
rusticate - banish to the country; dwell in the country
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.