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escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
extricate - free from an entanglement or difficulty; disentangle
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)
disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
castrate - remove the sex organs (of a male animal or person)
asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
complementary - serving to complete something