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emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
debase - degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
refraction - bending of a ray of light
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears