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pillage - plunder
tawny - brownish yellow
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
transcribe - copy; write a copy of; N. transcription
virulent - (of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
menagerie - collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo
gregarious - sociable; (of an animal) tending to form a group
circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
burgeon - grow rapidly; grow forth; send out buds; Ex. burgeoning computer industry; CF. bludgeon
depredation - plundering; destruction