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concocted
verb p. 137

prepare by mixing or devise

S: contrive

He concocted a mystery story while he rode on the plane.
cacophony
noun p. 132

harsh sound of discord

ex: wail, cackle

The town produced much cacophony that evening.
vagary
noun p. 123

an unpredictable, eratic action

S: quirk

I saw the vagary of her dog's movement.
encroachment
noun p. 137

entry of an area without right

S: invasion

There was an encroachment of locusts that night.
furlough
noun pg. 142

a temporary leave

S: absence

He used his furlough from the army to go back to San Fransisco.