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xenophobia - fear or hatred of foreigners; N. xenophobe
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
wanton - unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wanton spending/killing; CF. having no just cause
monolithic - solidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
anthropoid - manlike; resembling a human being; N.
punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
dispatch - speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill
dissonance - discord
slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original