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inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
eschew - avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks
integral - complete; necessary for completeness; Ex. integral part
venerate - revere; treat with great respect
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
statutory - created by statute or legislative action; regulated by statute; Ex. statutory age limit
hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
repine - fret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the undone work
pedagogy - teaching; art of education