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whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
calligraphy - beautiful writing; excellent penmanship
replica - copy
boisterous - violent; rough; noisy
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument
interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion