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determination - resolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision
contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
unruly - disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
defection - desertion
viscid - adhesive; gluey
fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
upright - (sitting or standing) straight up; honest; moral