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::: subsidy - direct financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
::: vacillate - waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
::: disfigure - mar the appearance of; spoil
::: fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
::: disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
::: subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
::: problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
::: cache - hiding place; V.
::: sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
::: excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.