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verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
judicious - sound on judgment; wise
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
circumvent - outwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
desiccate - dry up
disparity - difference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid