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confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
cartographer - map-maker
verity - quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
succumb - yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
vivacious - lively or animated; sprightly
cupidity - greed (for wealth); CF. cupid; CF. Cupid
disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer