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hoodwink - deceive; delude
abridge - condense or shorten
magisterial - authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
malfeasance - wrongdoing; misconduct (by a public official)
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
cogitate - think over; ponder
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
calculated - deliberately planned; likely