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::: negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
::: severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
::: broach - introduce as a subject; moot; open up
::: impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
::: fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
::: propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
::: desecrate - profane; violate the sanctity of
::: effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
::: collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
::: wangle - achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.