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stratagem - deceptive scheme; clever trick
copious - plentiful
daub - smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
stereotype - one regarded as embodying a set image or type; fixed and unvarying representation; standardized mental picture often reflecting prejudice; Ex. stereotype of the happy slave; V: make a stereotype of; represent by a stereotype; Ex. It is wrong to stereotype people; Ex. stereotyped answer
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious
refulgent - effulgent; brilliant; brightly shining; gleaming; Ex. refulgent moon
vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally