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gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
incredulity - tendency to disbelief
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
circumvent - outwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
dubious - questionable; (of something) causing doubt; (of someone) filled with doubt; N. dubiety
opulence - extreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
lunar - pertaining to the moon