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public or institutional records
archives
item of property that can be moved
chattel
roomy, plenty of space
commodious
large disasterous fire
conflagration
neglect, oblivion, transition
limbo
line of descent:ancestry
lineage
indifferent, spiritless, no interest
listless
important city
metropolis
done in routine
perfunctory
like new
pristine
loosley made, ready to collapse
ramshackle
to set apart
sequester
planning to undermine or overthrow
subversive
final destination
terminus
deadly, poisinous, harmful
virulent
exercising sole or complete control
autocratic
destroying chemical tissue, sarcastic sharp
caustic
impair strength
debilitate
marked by deception
duplicitous
representative sent on a special errand
emissary
happyness and good fortune
felicitous
direct, frank
forthright
being habitually without money, poor
impecunious
unhealthy yellow appearance
jaundiced
serving merely for money, greedy
mercenary
well known for particular trait
notorious
eject from position, drive out
oust
excessively sparing or frugal, penurious
parsimonious
negative, unpleasant associations, belittling
pejorative
general principle
precept
lacking what is wanted/needed
bereft
standared rule which something is criticized
criterion
to ridicule
deride
offensive boldness, audacity
effrontery
to advocate or embrace an idea
espouse
falsness, believing false values
hypocrisy
about to occur
impending
enraged, filled with wrath
incensed
relevant
pertinent
to proclaim or make known
promulgate
to forbid/prohibit
proscribe
to correct a wrong
redress
form of rule or government
regime
recompense, payment/punishment for wrong doing
retribution
to veryify or confirm evidence
substantiate
protection/sponsorship
aegis
showy, trinket
bauble
agreeable/willing to please
complaisant
to join together to unite
consolidate
act of plundering or destroying
depredation
sudden understanding
epiphany
waiting period or temporary ban
moatorium
hanging loosely
pendulous
to be a sign of future events
portend
considared with practical solutions
pragmatic
delay punishment
reprieve
extremely loud
stentorian
condition of holding property
tenure
carried out by one or two parties rather than in concert with others
unilateral
capable of living
viable
able to use both hands
ambidextrous
dislike
antipathy
hartful, injurious
deleterious
criticize severly barate
excoriate
to estimate or infer by projecting from or expanding upon known information
extrapolate
grim and ghastly
grisly
peculiar characteristic, habit or manner
idiosyncrasy
to assign blame or credit
impute
lacking judgment or skill
maladroit
to deny or refute the existence or truth of
negate
no longer in fashion
passe
teacher of youth
pedagogue
the greater part, superiority in size
preponderance
to put forward for consideration to propose
propound
the way a person stands
stance