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::: pestle - tool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar
::: recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
::: prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
::: habitat - natural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation
::: manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
::: fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
::: stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
::: waver - move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
::: scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal
::: shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick