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titular - of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
obeisance - bow (to show respect and obedience)
universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
gerontocracy - government ruled by old people
cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle
paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
puerile - childish; immature; CF. puer: boy
rivet - metal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross