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tout - promote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise
attribute - essential quality; V: ascribe; explain
temperate - moderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
arbitrary - unreasonable or capricious; random; tyrannical; Ex. arbitrary ruler
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild
determinate - having a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
degradation - humiliation; debasement; degeneration; V. degrade: debase; disgrace; degenerate; reduce (something) in worth; demote (someone); reduce in rank
prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use