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subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)
ascertain - find out for certain; make certain
nuptial - of marriage or the wedding ceremony; N; nuptials; wedding ceremony
pundit - authority on a subject; expert; learned person
pulchritude - beauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
withstand - stand up against; resist successfully
shrewd - clever; astute
tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife