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fundamental - basic; primary; essential
enjoin - command; order; forbid
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
cozen - cheat; hoodwink; swindle
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
ovoid - egg-shaped; CF. ovum; CF. ovulate
notoriety - disrepute; ill fame
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
subaltern - subordinate