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residue - remainder; balance
hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
germinal - pertaining to a germ; creative; Ex. germinal idea
dilettante - aimless follower of an art or a field of knowledge (not taking it seriously); amateur; dabbler; CF. delight
coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
monogram - design composed of one or more initials of a name; V.
inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge