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ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
hut - crude dwelling; shack
procurement - obtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another
circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
exemplary - serving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model
steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
erode - eat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.
partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something