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indigenous - native; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
exonerate - acquit; exculpate; free from blame or guilt
apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
economy - efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)