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pecuniary - pertaining to money
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
saline - salty
strut - pompous walk; V: walk in a self-important manner
incline - slope; slant; Ex. steep incline
demographic - related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
invoke - call and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
proclivity - inclination; natural tendency (esp. towards something bad)
begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
factious - inclined to form factions; causing dissension