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gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
parvenu - upstart; newly rich person
ecosystem - ecological community together with its environment
natal - connected with birth; CF. prenatal; CF. postnatal
wrongheaded - stubbornly wrong
scanty - meager; insufficient
passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory