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::: conception - beginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception
::: inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
::: filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter
::: haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
::: captious - faultfinding; too critical
::: inanimate - lifeless; not animate
::: xenophobia - fear or hatred of foreigners; N. xenophobe
::: enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
::: scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
::: ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction