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seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
linguistic - pertaining to language
mural - wall painting
bogus - counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
repast - meal; feast; banquet
fusion - union; coalition; V. fuse