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::: oligarchy - government by a privileged few
::: seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
::: capricious - unpredictable; fickle
::: superfluous - excessive; overabundant; unnecessary; N. superfluity
::: seine - seine net; net for catching fish
::: shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)
::: articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
::: kleptomaniac - person who has a compulsive desire to steal
::: insurmountable - overwhelming; unbeatable; insuperable
::: preempt - prevent in advance; head off(forestall); forestall by acting first; appropriate for oneself before others; supplant; take the place of; displace; Ex. preempt any attempts; ADJ. preemptive