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ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
jubilation - rejoicing; great joy
craft - skill (esp. with one's hands); skill in deceiving people; guile; ADJ. crafty: cleverly deceitful; cunning
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
rationale - fundamental reason or principle (on which a system or principle is based); fundamental reason or justification; grounds for an action
perspicacious - (of someone) having insight; penetrating; astute
recapitulate - summarize
mischance - ill luck
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling