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scourge - lash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict
subsidiary - serving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.
controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
arboretum - place where different trees and shrubs are studied and exhibited
inadvertently - unintentionally; by oversight; carelessly
misanthrope - one who hates mankind; misanthropist
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
contusion - bruise
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
litigation - lawsuit; N. litigant: one party in a lawsuit; V. litigate