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tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
germinal - pertaining to a germ; creative; Ex. germinal idea
halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
nubile - marriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial
conveyance - vehicle; transfer; act of conveying; Ex. public conveyance