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archetype - prototype; primitive pattern
impalpable - imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
promote - advance in rank; advance; help to flourish; advocate; help actively in forming; publicize or popularize; Ex. Milk promotes health; Ex. promote a match/bill; Ex. promote a new product
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
hinterlands - back country; inner part of a country; OP. foreland
pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers