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::: desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless
::: frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
::: extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
::: missile - object to be thrown or projected
::: manumit - emancipate; free from slavery or bondage
::: recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
::: wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
::: enhance - increase; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve
::: embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
::: maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated