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ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous
dross - waste matter; worthless impurities
culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
primogeniture - seniority by birth; state of being the first-born child; right of the eldest child (to inherit the entire property of one or both parents)
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
astronomical - enormously large or extensive
carafe - glass water bottle; decanter