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mutilate - maim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part
catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
propensity - natural inclination
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
monograph - scholarly article
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
exigency - urgent situation; ADJ. exigent