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royalty
n. money paid for the use of the land
trustees
n. people who manage property of others
vermin
n. harmful pests like fleas or rats
exorbitant
adj. greater than usual
patronize
v. to go to a business regularly
endeavoring
v. trying really hard to do something
customary
adj. based on the usual way of doing something
prestigious
adj. highly respected, well-known
hastily
adv. quickly
collapsed
v. caved in
inferior
adj. not very good, poor quality
dole
v. hand things out equally
voucher
n. ticket or receipt
capitalistic
adj. believing in capitalism/people, not government, owning businesses
accommodate
v. to make room for
staple
n. a basic food need
evicted
v. forced to leave, kicked out
suction
n. created when one item is tightly attached to another
transplanted
v. moved from one place to another
obligated
v. had to do something
teeming
v. overrun with, very full
subsidence
n. sinking or slowly caving in
corrupt
v. to make bad or dishonest
galvanized
adj. steel that's been coated to stop rusting
serenaded
v. sang a song to someone