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Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following sentence:

It was her view that the country’s problem had been _________ by foreign technocrats, so that to invite them to come back would be counter-productive.

  1. identified
  2. ascertained
  3. exacerbated 
  4. analysed 
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"so that to invite them to come back would be counter-productive"

This means that foreign technocrats were harmful to the country. So, only suitable option is

exacerbate - meaning aggravate.

Correct Option: C.

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Ans -> (C) exacerbated

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