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::: pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
::: unprecedented - having no previous example; novel; unparalleled
::: promote - advance in rank; advance; help to flourish; advocate; help actively in forming; publicize or popularize; Ex. Milk promotes health; Ex. promote a match/bill; Ex. promote a new product
::: pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
::: exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
::: hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
::: confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
::: torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
::: mandatory - obligatory; compulsory; of a mandate
::: supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded