1. anthropomorphic (pg.106)- attributing human likeness or characteristics to an inhuman being or object
2. cordon sanitaire (pg.88)- a barrier to prevent the spread of a disease
3. edentate (pg.80)- without teeth
4. fiduciary (pg.73)- a person to whom something is temporarily entrusted; a trustee
5. sinuous (pg.106)- characterized by twists and turns; winding
I chose these words, because I was somewhat uncertain as to their meanings.