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::: eminent - rising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position
::: disjunction - act or state of separation; disunity; CF. disjunctive: expressing a choice between two ideas; CF. conjunction; CF. conjunctive
::: nugatory - worthless; futile
::: inkling - hint; slight indication
::: mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
::: catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
::: encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
::: intangible - not able to be perceived by touch; vague
::: taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
::: allegory - story, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable