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catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
clavicle - collarbone
miscellany - mixture of writings on various subjects; collection of various items
dearth - scarcity
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
engender - cause; produce; give rise to
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds