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::: drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
::: foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
::: incandescent - strikingly bright; shining with intense heat; emitting visible light when heated; Ex. incandescent light bulb; CF. candle
::: factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
::: impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
::: impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
::: infantile - childish; infantlike
::: retrench - cut down; cut down expenses; economize
::: abscission - cutting off; separation
::: conifer - pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen