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A Tale of Two Cities
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rapacious -- as in: a rapacious cartel
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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Sow the same seed of rapacious license and oppression over again, and it will surely yield the same fruit according to its kind.

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  • She is a rapacious land developer with no concern for the environment.
  • Government regulation softens the rapacious tendencies of capitalism.

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