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embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
infraction - violation (of a rule or regulation); breach
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
disproportion - lack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate
veritable - being truly so; real or genuine; actual; not false or imaginary
beset - harass or trouble from all directions; hem in
deranged - insane
execrable - very bad; detestable
enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive