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pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
upright - (sitting or standing) straight up; honest; moral
prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being
energize - invigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active
aplomb - poise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence