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pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
captious - faultfinding; too critical
aptitude - fitness; talent
insalubrious - unwholesome; not healthful; Ex. insalubrious place
concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
inimitable - matchless; not able to be imitated
mitigate - appease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
herbivorous - grain-eating; CF. herbivore