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demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
nascent - incipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music
emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
calculated - deliberately planned; likely
unprecedented - having no previous example; novel; unparalleled
heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
unanimity - complete agreement; ADJ. unanimous
clavicle - collarbone