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foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
primate - group of mammals including humans
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
infraction - violation (of a rule or regulation); breach
indomitable - unconquerable; unyielding
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
inveterate - deep-rooted; habitual; CF. grow old
artisan - a manually skilled worker
abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave