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allegory - story, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable
profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
cascade - small waterfall
rampant - growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed
divest - strip (as of clothes); deprive (as of rights); dispossess; N. divestiture(divestment)
mollify - soothe an angry person
appraise - estimate value of; N. appraisal
institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous