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elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
estimable - (of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate
withdrawn - introverted; retiring; remote
mollycoddle - pamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively
indolent - lazy
license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
cogent - convincing
actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'