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primogeniture - seniority by birth; state of being the first-born child; right of the eldest child (to inherit the entire property of one or both parents)
genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
archaic - antiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.
demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
deleterious - harmful
irascible - irritable; easily angered
waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim