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victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
fauna - animals of a period or region; CF. flora
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
squander - waste; spend foolishly
ventral - abdominal
vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
cantata - story set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
deign - condescend; stoop