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ventral - abdominal
nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
maternal - motherly; N. maternity: motherhood
patrimony - property inherited from a father
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
reinstate - restore to a previous condition or position
complacency - self-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block