Vocab #41-50

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inculcate

to impress upon the mind of another by frequent instruction or repetition; instill

infrastructure

the basic facilities, services, and installations needed for the functioning of a community or society, such as transportation and communications systems, water and power lines, and public institutions including schools, post offices, and prisons

interpolate

to insert or introduce between other elements or parts

irony

the use of words to express something different from and often opposite to their literal meaning

jejune

not interesting; dull

kinetic

of, relating to, or produced by motion

kowtow

to kneel and touch the forehead to the ground in expression of deep respect, worship, or submission, as formerly done in China

laissez faire

an economic doctrine that opposes governmental regulation of or interference in commerce beyond the minimum necessary for a free-enterprising system to operate according to its own economic laws

lexicon

a dictionary

loquacious

very talkative; garrulous

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