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doggerel - poor verse
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
arboreal - of or living in trees
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
husbandry - frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
orthography - correct spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics
errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
havoc - widespread damage; disorder; chaos
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
pillage - plunder