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Indigenous
Originating and living or occuring naturally in an area or enviroment.
Solidarity
A union of interests, purposes, or sympathies among members of a group; fellowship of responsibilities and interests/
Filial
Of, relating to, or befitting a son or daughter.
Cajole
To urge with gentle and repeated appeals, teasting, or flattery; wheedle
Sagacious
Having or showing keen discernment, sound judgement, and farsightedness.
Diligent
Diligent

adj 1: quietly and steadily persevering especially in detail or exactness; "a diligent (or patient) worker"; "with persevering (or patient) industry she revived the failing business" [syn: persevering] 2: characterized by care and perseverence in carrying out tasks; "a diligent detective investigates all clues"; "a diligent search of the files" [ant: negligent]
Industrious
Assiduous in work or study; diligent. See Synonyms at busy.
Obsolete. Skillful; clever.
Cultivatable
To improve and prepare (land), as by plowing or fertilizing, for raising crops; till.
To loosen or dig soil around (growing plants).
To grow or tend (a plant or crop).
To promote the growth of (a biological culture).
To nurture; foster. See Synonyms at nurture.
To form and refine, as by education.
To seek the acquaintance or goodwill of; make friends with.
Recoalesce
To come together.
Ululating
To let out a cry.
Superfluity
To have an abundance of.
Exclusion
The act or practice of excluding.
The condition or fact of being excluded.
Inexorable
Uable to be moved from a decision.
Superfluous
Being beyond what is required or sufficient.
Camaraderie
Goodwill and lighthearted rapport between or among friends; comradeship.
Utilitarian
Of, relating to, or in the interests of utility: utilitarian considerations in industrial design.
Exhibiting or stressing utility over other values; practical: plain, utilitarian kitchenware.
Of, characterized by, or advocating utilitarianism.
Aphasic
Not being able to get your idea across.
Keratin
The stuff found in horns.
Morose
Sad or unhappy atmosphere.
Taciturn
To go into a quiet moody state of being.
Temerity
Prone to doing stupid things.
Masochistic
Someone who takes pleasure in pain.
Infatuated
To inspire with unreasoning love or attachment.
To cause to behave foolishly.
Propitious
Presenting favorable circumstances; auspicious. See Synonyms at favorable.
Kindly; gracious.
Sublimination
An unconscious defense mechanism in which unacceptable instinctual drives and wishes are modified into more personally and socially acceptable channels.
Beatified
To make blessedly happy.
Roman Catholic Church. To proclaim (a deceased person) to be one of the blessed and thus worthy of public religious veneration in a particular region or religious congregation.
To exalt above all others.
Clandestinely
Kept or done in secret, often in order to conceal an illicit or improper purpose
Ideology
The body of ideas reflecting the social needs and aspirations of an individual, group, class, or culture.
Prefects
high administrative official or chief officer, as:
Any of several high military or civil officials in ancient Rome.
The chief of police of Paris, France.
A chief administrative official of a department of France.
The administrator in charge of discipline at a Jesuit school.
A student monitor or officer, especially in a private school.
Expatriate
To send into exile.
Diverse
Differing one from another.