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patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
vibrant - full of vigor or energy; vibrating
callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
masticate - chew
genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
condiments - seasonings; spices
orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition