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adjudicate
To hear and settle (a case) by judicial procedure
ascertain
To discover with certainty, as through examination or experimentation
capitalist
A supporter of capitalism.
conjugal
Of or relating to marriage or the relationship of spouses
fastidious
Possessing or displaying careful, meticulous attention to detail
feline
Of or belonging to the family Felidae, which includes the lions, tigers, jaguars, and wild and domestic cats; felid.
firmament
The vault or expanse of the heavens; the sky.
garish
Marked by strident color or excessive ornamentation; gaudy
halitosis
The condition of having stale or foul-smelling breath.
hapless
Luckless; unfortunate
iconoclast
One who attacks and seeks to overthrow traditional or popular ideas or institutions
paragon
A model of excellence or perfection of a kind; a peerless example
potable
Fit to drink.
predestination
previous determination as if by destiny or fate
sallow
A broad-leaved European willow (Salix caprea) having large catkins that appear before the leaves and tough wood used as a source of charcoal.
sepulchral
Of or relating to a burial vault or a receptacle for sacred relics.
slatternly
used especially of women
Slovenly; untidy.
sodden
Thoroughly soaked; saturated.
tedious
Tiresome by reason of length, slowness, or dullness; boring
wanton
Immoral or unchaste; lewd.