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an economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state
expressing contempt or ridicule
open to more than one interpretation
capable of making mistakes or being erroneous
a comic dramatic work using buffoonery and horseplay and typically including crude characterization and ludicrously improbable situations
the dominant social system in medieval Europe, in which the nobility held lands from the Crown in exchange for military service, and vassals were in turn tenants of the nobles, while the peasants were obliged to live on their lord's land and give him homage, labor, and a share of the produce, notionally in exchange for military protection
exaggerated or uncontrollable emotion or excitement, esp. among a group of people
clever, original, and inventive
the rejection of all religious and moral principles, often in the belief that life is meaningless
a person whose behavior or views do not conform to prevailing ideas or practices
indulge in enjoyable recollection of past events
the quality in a sound of being deep, full, and reverberating
relating to or affecting the senses rather than the intellect
a political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole
be or go beyond the range or limits
very great in amount, scale, or intensity
a violent or sudden change or disruption to something
easily evaporated at normal temperatures
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