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::: navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
::: calamity - disaster; misery
::: evince - show clearly
::: expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
::: acoustics - science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
::: lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
::: crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
::: impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
::: gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
::: economy - efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources