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patrimony - property inherited from a father
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
inflated - exaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
irate - angry; CF. ire: anger; wrath
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
prophetic - of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
dominant - exercising the most influence; high and easily seen; stronger than the other part of a system; not recessive
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work