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despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
demographic - related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
exemplify - show by example; furnish an example; serve as an example of; Ex. His pictures exemplify that sort of painting.
mingle - mix together in close association
subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive