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scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people
inverse - opposite
rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely
ecstasy - rapture; very strong feeling of joy and happiness; any overpowering emotion; ADJ. ecstatic: causing or experiencing ecstasy
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.