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expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
winsome - charming (in a childlike way); agreeable; gracious; engaging
foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
mortician - undertaker; CF. death
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)
eclectic - selective; composed of elements drawn from disparate sources; selecting individual elements from a variety of sources; N. eclecticism