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::: contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
::: cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
::: devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
::: insightful - discerning; perceptive
::: gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
::: heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
::: recrimination - countercharges; V. recriminate
::: itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
::: explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
::: gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander