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requiem - mass for the dead; dirge
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
fatuous - smugly and unconsciously foolish; inane; silly; N. fatuity, fatuousness
contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
archipelago - group of closely located islands
veracity - truthfulness; adherence to the truth
commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
attrition - rubbing away by friction; gradual decrease in numbers or strength; reduction in the work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment; Ex. a war of attrition
dilettante - aimless follower of an art or a field of knowledge (not taking it seriously); amateur; dabbler; CF. delight