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fundamental - basic; primary; essential
militant - combative; bellicose; N.
cavil - quibble; make frivolous objections; find fault unnecessarily
bristle - short stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being
petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
stipulate - state as a necessary condition (of an agreement); make express conditions; specify; Ex. He stipulated payment in advance
troth - pledge of good faith especially in betrothal; betrothal; Ex. by my troth