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scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
detonation - explosion
doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
inculcate - teach (ideas or principles); instill
corpuscle - red or white cell in the blood
gourmand - epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink
millennium - thousand-year period (as in the New Testament); hoped-for period of happiness and prosperity
indolent - lazy
resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again