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spendthrift - someone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
marred - damaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
advocacy - support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
horticultural - pertaining to cultivation of gardens; N. horticulture: science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants; CF. agriculture: science or art of farming or growing crops
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
attribute - essential quality; V: ascribe; explain
cornice - projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars); รณ
monumental - massive; impressively large; built as a monument