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catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
magistrate - official with power to administer the law
regeneration - spiritual rebirth; Ex. regeneration of the prisoners; V. regenerate: give or obtain new life; reform spiritually
maraud - move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army
buccaneer - pirate
oligarchy - government by a privileged few
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce