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 for pasquinade
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pasquinade \Pas`quin*ade"\, n. [F. pasquinade, It. pasquinata.]
     A lampoon or satirical writing. --Macaulay.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pasquinade \Pas`quin*ade"\, v. t.
     To lampoon, to satirize.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  pasquinade
      n 1: a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's
           style, usually in a humorous way [syn: parody, lampoon,
           spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque,
           travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on]

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