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retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
prerogative - privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
incredulous - withholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief
inestimable - impossible to estimate; (apprec) invaluable; of immeasurable worth
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
arboreal - of or living in trees
legislature - legislating branch of government; CF. legislate: make laws
benevolent - generous; charitable; having a wish to do good
corrode - destroy or wear away gradually by chemical action (over a long period)