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hereditary
adj. passed down through the genes
illegal
against the law; unlawful. illicit
embody
v. stand as a representative of
frontier
dividing line between civilization and barbarism, a border
craven
adj. cowardly
humility
n. humbleness
demerit
n. blot on the record
frailty
n. state of being frail or weak
fawn
n. a young deer; v. suck up
curmudgeon
n. bad-tempered person
demure
shy or reserved (especially of a woman)
anodyne
(1) (n.) medicine or something that relieves or allays pain. (2) (adj.) inoffensive; somewhat mundane
enkindle
inspire (an emotion)
beatitude
supreme blessedness
appellate
adj. to do with legal appeals
cauterize
v. burn skin to prevent infection
homologous
adj. being the same in terms of structure or function
antiquary
n. one who collects antiquities
effeminate
(of a man) having female characteristics, not manly
bailiff
n. court attendant who maintains order during a trial, agent in the recovery of bad debt
consecutive
adj. in a row
evangelist
n. one who spreads the gospel
foist
impose something unwanted on someone
aforementioned
adj. already said
breaker
n. wave as it breaks on approach to the shore
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