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patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
fundamental - basic; primary; essential
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
converge - approach; tend to meet; come together
aggregate - sum; total; ADJ. V: gather into a mass or whole; accumulate; add up to; Ex. aggregate 100 dollars
circumspect - prudent; cautious; acting after careful thought
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit