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primogeniture - seniority by birth; state of being the first-born child; right of the eldest child (to inherit the entire property of one or both parents)
fastidious - difficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky
conceit - vanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
gross - total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens
censorious - severely critical
obeisance - bow (to show respect and obedience)
credulity - belief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivet\'e; ADJ. credulous
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall